GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: Low alloy availability driven by charge chrome prices in China

An overview of the chrome ore and alloy markets in Asia, Europe and the United States on Tuesday September 21 and their latest price moves.


China

The imported charge chrome market rose strongly on supply tightness in China, due to falling domestic production following electricity restrictions. The UG2 chrome ore market stayed stable, with cost support holding prices in balance against falling consumption on the buy side of the market. September 19-21 have been the Mid-Autumn Festival...

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Chris Kavanagh

Jon Stibbs

Siyi Liu

September 21, 2021

17:05 GMT

London, Shanghai, New York