GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: Chinese domestic ferro-chrome price jumps on Coronavirus restrictions

Key data from the pricing sessions in Europe, the United States and Asia for the week ending Friday February 7.


Coronavirus-related raw material supply disruptions and road transport restrictions pushed up domestic price.  Tightened road transport measures made it hard to find trucks to deliver alloy from smelters to stainless steel mills, sources said.  Trading activity in UG2 market expected to pick up...


Janie Davies

Chris Kavanagh

Jon Stibbs

Siyi Liu

February 07, 2020

17:20 GMT

Shanghai, London, New York