GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: Shortage of ferro-chrome in China sends prices soaring

An overview of the chrome ore and alloy markets on Tuesday January 19 and their latest price moves.


The upward momentum in Chinese domestic spot ferro-chrome prices continued after many smelters in Inner Mongolia downsized their operations, pushing the market to a two-and-half-year high. In response to supply tightness, the imported charge chrome market also soared, with buyers scrambling for available material. ...


Chris Kavanagh

Jon Stibbs

Siyi Liu

January 19, 2021

18:46 GMT

London, Shanghai, New York