Foundry chromite spot market widens

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Friday, 18 November 2016

Strong demand and prices in Asia contrasts with a slower price trend in other markets such as Europe.

The spread between prices for foundry grade chromite sand has been widening over the last week, prompted by upwards pressure on the market in Asia in contrast with a slower Europe.

Price pressure affecting chrome grades across the board has generated increases for foundry grade material as well, although the price movements...

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