by Thomas Muskett-Ford

With the help of Barbosa Müssnich & Aragão, Brazil′s Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (CSN), the majority stakeholder in iron ore consortium Namisa, has signed an agreement with the minority stakeholders to merge their combined assets into a single entity that will share ownership of CSN′s mining and logistic concessions.

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados advised Namisa′s minority stakeholders, which include Japanese companies ITOCHU, JFE Steel, Nisshin Steel and Kobe Steel, South Korea′s POSCO and China Steel.

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