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Real estate sales in Turkey down 5.87% in Q1
In the first quarter of the current year real estate sales in Turkey decreased by 5.87 percent year on year to 257,853 units.
Latin America's finished steel output up one percent in Q1
In the first quarter this year finished steel production in Latin America increased by one percent year on year, amounting to 13.7 million mt.
Atlas Iron exceeds previous shipment record in March quarter
In March quarter, Atlas Iron shipped a record 2.73 million wet metric tons of iron ore, increasing by 1.1 percent compared to the previous quarter.
Brazil's iron ore exports up 5.74% in Q1
In the first quarter of this year, Brazil's iron ore export volume increased by 5.74 percent year on year to 71.80 million mt.
Benxi Steel sees net profit of RMB 276 million in 2013
In 2013, Chinese steelmaker Benxi Steel achieved a net profit of RMB 276 million ($45 million), up 247.27 percent year on year.