UG2/MG chrome ore market braces for stainless mills' June tender

The UG2/MG chrome ore market was static in the week to Tuesday May 24 in the run-up to major Chinese stainless steelmakers’ ferro-chrome tenders for June. Sentiment was mixed amid weakening downstream performance and continuing supply tensions.

Fastmarkets’ chrome ore South Africa UG2/MG concentrates index, cif China was calculated at $296 per tonne on Tuesday, unchanged from a week earlier.

Buyers in China paused their purchases...

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Claire Patel-Campbell

Siyi Liu

May 25, 2022

03:33 GMT

London, Shanghai