Tag: Ferrochrome

Outokumpu publishes an EPD for ferrochrome production

The EPD for ferrochrome will further support Outokumpu’s commitment to help its customers in reducing their climate emissions.

Outokumpu complete the Long Products business in Sweden

Outokumpu has now completed the divestment of the Long Products business in Degerfors and Storfors to Cogne Acciai Speciali.

Outokumpu restarts furnace ahead of schedule

Outokumpu has restarted its third ferrochrome furnace earlier than planned but continues to optimize ferrochrome production capacity. The furnace was shut down temporarily beginning...

Outokumpu Q3 interim statement update

Outokumpu Q3 interim statement: Outokumpu’s sales decreased to € 1,590M (€ 1,733M) and adjusted EBITDA to € 45M (€ 128M).

Outotec to supply ferrochrome plant

Outotec, a Finland based plantmaker, has won a contract from China based Mintal Group Co. (Mintal), a large manufacturer of ferrochrome and stainless steel.

POSCO buys 24% stake in an IMFA unit

POSCO is going ahead with its ferrochrome JV plans with the IMFA Group, which is scheduled to operational by the end of the current quarter. POSCO will have a 24% stake for USD 5 million in a subsidiary of the Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys Limited

POSCO, IMFA establish ferro company

POSCO has entered into an agreement with Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys Ltd (IMFA) to establish a joint venture (JV) ferrochrome producing company. This will allow POSCO steady and economic access to main materials for its stainless steel production. 

Strong growth in stainless steel

Merafe Resources’ medium to long term growth forecast for stainless steel output is strong, with production projected to reach record levels for 2010. Global stainless steel production increased more than 40% for the first half of 2010 due to strong restocking.


Indian Metals and Ferro Alloys (IMFA) has teamed up with POSCO to produce ferrochrome in India.

Xstrata to build smelter

Xstrata Plc approved the second phase of its Lion ferrochrome complex expansion in South Africa.