NEW YORK DLA Strategic
Materials offered 560 tons of low-carbon ferrochrome under its
basic ordering agreement Tuesday.
The Fort Belvoir, Va.-based
agency offered 280 tons of 0.11-percent and 280 tons of
0.16-percent material, both from its Ravenna, Ohio, depot.
The agency offered 1,020 tons of
low-carbon ferrochrome last month, but it has not yet released
its sales figures for June.
Low-carbon ferrochrome prices
have softened recently on weaker demand, with 0.10-percent
material trading between $2.16 and $2.22 per pound and
0.15-percent material trading between $2.09 and $2.12 per