Chemical chromite edges down as foundry holds

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Chemical grade chromite prices declined between $10-20/tonne over the past week, while strong demand held up prices of foundry and refractory grade material.

Chemical chromite prices edged downwards 11 April following weeks of a standoff between between suppliers and Chinese buyers, while foundry grade material remains firm amid healthy demand.

Market prices for chemical grade chromite had held steady since the beginning of the year, following a rapid increase to record-highs at the...

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