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 more profitable for us,” a...

Published

Jon Stibbs

February 12, 2019

17:15 GMT

London