Wet bulk chromite sand price dips; chemical grade price flat

By Davide Ghilotti, Sybil Pan
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 with...

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