According to MEPS the world average price for type 430 cold-rolled coil in April is at a historic high.
According to UK-based MEPS the rising cost of ferrochrome is pushing transaction prices for ferritic grades ever upwards and the MEPS North American and Asian average transaction values for type 430 cold rolled coil are at all time highs as of March 2008.
SA Chrome's joint venture is to supply ferrochrome to China's Jiuquan Iron & Steel (Jisco).
Mr Antti Pihko has been appointed new manager for AvestaPolarit's Ferrochrome business unit, as Senior Vice President – Ferrochrome, with effect from 1 January 2003.
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