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January 2020 | Stainless Steels

Stock reductions and margin falls suggest the discounting is over: Asian Highlights

By our calculations, nickel costs, associated with nickel pig iron spot prices, have slipped by $22 per tonne to an equivalent of $1,009 per tonne in a 304 (8% ni) melt just as high carbon ferrochrome (HCFeCr) prices within China have fallen a further $3 per tonne (18% cr).

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