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.



China 

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...

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Chris Kavanagh

Jon Stibbs

Siyi Liu

May 18, 2021

15:55 GMT

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