GLOBAL CHROME WRAP: Chinese alloy market slides; ore prices rise on tightened supply

China’s ferro-chrome market weakened over the past week amid a lull in activity after domestic mills wrapped up their latest round of purchasing negotiations, while ore prices were supported by tight supply and firm demand from smelters.

Domestic Chinese ferro-chrome prices slide as purchasing wave ends South African and Turkish ore markets gain on tight supply European high carbon ferro-chrome prices hold in thin trading Japanese,...

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Janie Davies

Ellie Wang

Charlotte Radford

Chris Kavanagh

January 08, 2018

10:23 GMT

Shanghai, London