South African chromite sales down in summer months
Published: Tuesday, 21 November 2017
Domestic sales and exports of South African chromite both dropped by more than a third from pre-summer levels while Chinese chrome imports fell by double-digit rates in the same period.
Production of high-purity chromite in South Africa
stabilized early in the summer while sales of the mineral
dipped after a peak in May, the latest data shows.
Total production of chromite with 44-48% Cr2O3 content from
South African operations exceeded 185,000 tonnes in both June
and July, according to figures...