South African chromite output drops 60% in January
Published: Wednesday, 19 April 2017
January output fell below total sales for the month – a pattern which had not been seen since August last year, while sales saw an 18% drop on December.
Production of high-purity chromite in South Africa nosedived
at the start of 2017, posting a drop of almost 60% year-on-year
in January while sales for the month also decreased, latest
data provided to IM shows.
Monthly production of chromite with 44-48% Cr2O3 content
totalled 44,036 tonnes in January this year,...