China’s ferro-chrome imports at nine-month high in November

China’s imports of high carbon ferro-chrome rose to a nine-month high in November after traders increased purchases in October when the price gap between domestic and imported material price narrowed.

Inbound shipments of high carbon ferro-chrome were 215,180 tonnes last month, up 73.2% month-on-month and 42.6% higher year-on-year, according to the latest figures from the Chinese customs. The imports were at the highest level since February.

“The price gap between imported material and local product closed in early...

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Rena Gu

December 24, 2013

05:57 GMT

Shanghai