Gerdau S.A. 6-K 2006
FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
dated May 18, 2006
Commission File Number 1-14878
Av. Farrapos 1811
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused the Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: May 18, 2006