TAPPED IN – the ores and alloys blog: Ferro-chrome fears are becoming a reality

Languishing ferro-chrome prices and rising production costs have delivered their first official casualty in the form of Tata Steel KZN, just days after Yildirim Group announced a major production cut.

Tata Steel KZN, a subsidiary of Tata Steel and operator of the Richards Bay charge chrome plant in South Africa, has gone into business rescue and held talks with parties interested in buying...


Janie Davies

July 17, 2015

13:17 GMT