Tikhvin force majeure removes 30,000 tonnes of FeCr output

Yildirim Group has declared force majeure at its Russian ferro-chrome producer, the Tikhvin Ferro-alloy Plant (TFZ) as the result of a fire on November 26.

Tikhvin will remain offline for six months, resulting in the loss of 30,000 tonnes of ferro-chrome production, the Turkish industrial group said. Customer obligations will be fulfilled, the group added. “We at Yildirim have experienced force majeure previously and we did not reflect force majeure measures to our customers. Again this...


Janie Davies

December 01, 2015

13:43 GMT