Brazil’s Richest Family Forging $13 Billion Niobium Steel Dream

Brazil’s Richest Family Forging $13 Billion Niobium Steel Dream

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An employee monitors a machine as niobium titanium wire is coiled onto a stainless steel vessel to produce a magnet, for use in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanners, at the Siemens AG Magnet Technology factory in Oxford.