Brazil's Vale produces 77.5 mln tonnes of iron ore in Q1

miércoles 20 de abril de 2016 17:28 GYT

BRASILIA, April 20 (Reuters) - Brazilian miner Vale SA said on Wednesday it produced 77.5 million tonnes of iron ore in the first quarter, a company record for the period that keeps it on track to achieve the lower end of its full-year guidance.

The company also said it produced 73,500 tonnes of nickel. (Reporting by Stephen Eisenhammer, editing by G Crosse)