Yildirim Group to suspend three high carbon ferro-chrome furnaces at Eti Krom, Tikhvin

Yildirim Group will close three high carbon ferro-chrome furnaces for at least three months for maintenance, removing 10,000 tonnes per month of ferro-chrome from the market.

The Turkish industrial group will close two ferro-chrome furnaces at its Eti Krom subsidiary in Turkey for three months and a third furnace at its Tikhvin ferro-alloy plant in Russia, the company said on Thursday August 22.

The furnaces may remain closed for an extended...


Janie Davies

August 22, 2019

17:40 GMT