Increases in met grade ore supports chromite prices

By Davide Ghilotti, Sybil Pan
Published: Wednesday, 28 July 2021

Chromite prices ticked upward in the week to Tuesday July 27 and sentiment improved following an increase in metallurgical chrome ore prices and a higher ferro-chrome tender in China, sources told Fastmarkets.

The prices of all three main chromite grades of foundry sand and chemical material rose.

Fastmarkets assessed the price of chromite, chemical, 46% Cr2O3 min, wet bulk, fob South Africa, at $190-210 per tonne on July 28, up by $10 on both ends from $180-200 per tonne the previous day....

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