GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: Falling Chinese alloy market weighs on Japan, South Korean prices

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia, Europe and the United States for the week ending Tuesday April 13.

Japan and South Korea 
  • Imported ferro-chrome prices in Japan and South Korea fell heavily after Indian suppliers slashed their offers amid falling prices in the Chinese ferro-chrome market. 
  • Limited spot demand in both countries has further exacerbated weakening sentiment among market participants.


The UG2 chrome ore price...


Chris Kavanagh

Jon Stibbs

Siyi Liu

April 14, 2021

10:23 GMT

London, Shanghai, New York