Chrome alloy producer Etimet halves production

Turkish integrated bulk alloy producer Eti Elektrometalurji (Etimet) has slashed production by half in response to reduced demand created by the Covid-19 virus, the company told Fastmarkets on Wednesday April 29.

Output has been reduced from a maximum yearly capacity of around 36,000 tonnes or 3,000 tonnes per month. This means, with the production cut, Etimet will produce only 1.500 tonnes per month.

“In response to insufficient demand and price...


Jon Stibbs

April 29, 2020

13:22 GMT