6-K 1 sid20201119_6k.htm SID20201119_6K
Washington, D.C. 20549

Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of November, 2020
Commission File Number 1-14732

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
National Steel Company
(Translation of Registrant's name into English)
Av. Brigadeiro Faria Lima 3400, 20º andar
São Paulo, SP, Brazil
(Address of principal executive office)

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports
under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F. 
Form 20-F ___X___ Form 40-F _______

 Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.  

Yes _______ No ___X____




Publicly-Held Company

Corporate Taxpayer’s ID (CNPJ MF): 33.042.730/0001-04

Company Registry (NIRE): 35-3.0039609.0





COMPANHIA SIDERÚRGICA NACIONAL ("Company") informs its shareholders and the market in general that, on this date, it resumed the production of Blast Furnace 2, after a temporary stoppage, informed to the market on May 29, 2020 through of Material Fact.


Blast Furnace 2 has a nominal capacity of 1.5 million tons per year, and its resumption aims at adapting steel production to market demand.


The Company will continue to monitor the developments in the COVID-19 pandemic and the possible impacts on its business, keeping the market informed of any relevant new developments.




São Paulo, November 19th 2020.



Marcelo Cunha Ribeiro

Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer



Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: November 19, 2020
/S/ Benjamin Steinbruch

Benjamin Steinbruch
Chief Executive Officer


/S/ Marcelo Cunha Ribeiro

Marcelo Cunha Ribeiro
Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer




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