ASIAN FERRO-ALLOYS CONF: European market should use portal to establish pricing mechanism – trader

The European ferro-chrome market should trade through an online portal to set up a transparent pricing mechanism, according to the chief executive officer of trading house UniChrome AG, Dmitry Pastour.

The use of an online portal would provide demonstrable liquidity to price indication, Pastour said during a discussion panel at Fastmarkets’ Asian Ferro-alloys Conference in Hong Kong this week. “With the current digital technology it is possible to create a trading platform that will provide the market place with liquid trading with financial responsibility and price discovery transparency,” he added. The use of a quarterly ferro-chrome benchmark has long been established in the market as the...

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Jon Stibbs

March 12, 2019

07:57 GMT

Hong Kong