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RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Brazilian steelmaker Usinas de Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais said on Tuesday board member Lirio Parisotto will take a leave of absence until April 2016.
His duties will be taken up by substitute Mauro Rodrigues da Cunha during this period, the company known as Usiminas said in a statement.
Reporting by Stephen Eisenhammer; editing by Jason Neely