Etimet enters ultra-low carbon ferro-chrome market

Turkish miner Eti Elektrometalurji (Etimet) has moved into the market for ultra-low ferro-chrome and refuted that this would cap the company's output of 0.10% carbon material.

The Turkish miner began production of 0.015%, 0.025% and 0.030% carbon ferro-chrome this year because of the higher profits that can be made from this material instead of more common products such as 0.10% chrome ferro-chrome, Etimet said.

“There aren’t many producers for these grades and yes, because of the unit price, it will be...

Published

Jon Stibbs

February 12, 2019

17:15 GMT

London