Brazil's Vale plans to double iron ore exports to China in 5 years

jueves 7 de agosto de 2014 15:09 GYT

RIO DE JANEIRO Aug 7 (Reuters) - Brazilian mining company Vale SA plans to double its iron ore exports to China within five years, Jose Carlos Martins, the company's head of ferrous metals, told reporters on Thursday.

Rio de Janeiro-based Vale is the largest producer and exporter of iron ore, the main ingredient needed to make steel. (Reporting by Jeb Blount; Editing by Peter Galloway)