2018 ICDA CONF: Five things we learned in Baotou

Fastmarkets summarizes five key points we learned from the 2018 International Chromium Development Association Conference in Baotou, China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, over November 6-8.

Spreads in chemical-grade chromite under the spotlight
Market participants active in the chemical chromite sector are assessing the performance of spreads between 43-44% UG2 chemical grade and higher purity 46% chromite prices, to gauge whether spreads may close again in the coming months.
Foundry chromite market ‘on the cusp’ as bearish sentiment permeates

After a year characterized by supply tightness and high prices, the widespread perception among participants is that the foundry chromite market may be about to turn, owing to a combination...


Davide Ghilotti

Amy Lv

November 19, 2018

07:49 GMT

London, Shanghai