Foundry chromite sand prices fall on ongoing weak fundamentals
Published: Wednesday, 19 August 2020
Foundry grade chromite prices fell in the past week, with the traditional summer slowdown adding to the existing bearish pressure on demand due to the rippling effects of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Both of Fastmarkets' assessments for wet bulk and dried and
bagged foundry sand dipped on a weekly basis, while the
assessment for chemical grade chromite held on the absence of
Fastmarkets assessed the price of chromite, foundry,
46% Cr2O3 min, wet bulk, fob South Africa at $190-210 per