Price Briefing: Week 27

Published: Thursday, 08 July 2010

Chemical grade chromite & fluorspar on the rise; refractories remain sluggish

Prices for chemical grade chromite are increasing as demand is tightens, especially in Europe, according to market sources.

This week prices are up to $290-330/tonne for 46% Cr2O3, wet bulk, FOB Transvaal, South Africa, for chemical grade, while foundry grade is steady at $310-360/tonne, same basis.

Refractory grade chromite is...

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