GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: Power cuts support Chinese alloy market

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia, Europe and the United States over the week to Tuesday May 18.


The spot domestic ferro-chrome price rose for the first time since March due to buoyed demand. Suppliers quoted higher offers after power cuts were imposed on ferro-alloy smelters in the production heartland of the city of Baotou, Inner Mongolia.  The strengthened domestic...


Chris Kavanagh

Jon Stibbs

Siyi Liu

May 18, 2021

15:55 GMT

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