Wet bulk chromite sand price dips; chemical grade price flat
Published: Wednesday, 05 August 2020
The market price of wet bulk foundry sand chromite fell slightly on the low end of the range in the week to Tuesday August 4 on perceived weakness while consumer markets battle with the summer slowdown on top of widespread Covid-19 economic struggles.
Fastmarkets assessed the price of chromite, foundry, 46% Cr2O3 min, wet bulk, fob
South Africa at $195-220 per tonne on Tuesday, down
from $200-220 per tonne the week before.
Material was traded at around the midpoint of the previous
range, but other sellers indicated they lost business