South African supply constraints continue to support chromite market

By Jon Stibbs
Published: Tuesday, 05 May 2020

The chromite market continues to gain support due to tightness of material resulting from production and logistics disruptions in South Africa.

Tightness in the chromite market continued in the week ended Tuesday May 5 amid ongoing production and export logistics disruptions in South Africa.

Production outages since South Africa went into lockdown in response to the Covid-19 pandemic on March 26 helped improve sentiment in the market, especially for foundry-grade material.

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