Foundry-grade chromite prices drop further at end of May

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Friday, 31 May 2019

Spreads in the price for wet bulk foundry-grade chromite have shrunk in the past two weeks with suppliers competing for what little business is available.

Chromite sand prices have fallen further over the week ended Friday May 31, with the assessments for both foundry grades weakening against previous values, and participants describing the market as "awash" with volumes.

Trading activity remained slow for non-metallurgical chromite material, on weak demand in key western destinations, while business...

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