Brazilian steel maker Usiminas announced that said that steel sales was 4.8 million tonnes in 2021, the highest volume since 2013 & iron ore sales was record 9.0 million tonnes. Usiminas reported record revenue of BRL 33.7 billion, adjusted EBITDA of BRL 12.8 billion & net income of BRL 10.1 billion;In 2021, crude steel production at the Ipatinga plant was 3.178 million tonne, 15.1% higher over the previous year. Rolled steel production at the Ipatinga and Cubatao mills totaled 4.995 million tonne in 2021, a 35.2% increase compared to the 2020. In 2021, 2.286 million tonne of purchased slabs were processed as against 1.245 million tonne in 2020In 2021, total sales totaled 4.823 million tonne steel, 29.5% higher than in 2020 representing the highest volume of steel sales for Usiminas since 2013. In the domestic market, sales were 4.294 million tonne in the 2021, a 30.0% increase in relation to previous year. Exports in 2021 were 0.529 million tonne, 25.8% higher than in 2020. Sales volume was 89% for the domestic market and 11% for exports the same proportion as in 2020.