Sizable South African chromite production, sales volume gap persists in Jun-Aug

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Thursday, 06 December 2018

Mine production rates of chromite with 44-48% Cr2O3 content remained stable in June-August while sales showed further growth, perpetuating a significant gap between output and traded volumes.

The large gap between production and sales of South African high-purity chromite persisted during the summer months, showing continued slow ore production at mine against much higher sales levels, the latest data shows.

While mine production of chromite with 44-48% Cr2O3 content came to 82,000-98,000 tonnes per month between June...

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