NEW YORK DLA Strategic Materials is again offering 1,000
short tons of high-carbon ferrochrome and 1.68 million pounds
of low-carbon ferrochrome from its Point Pleasant, W.Va.,
The low-carbon material is composed of 840,000 pounds of
0.13-percent-carbon ferrochrome and 840,000 pounds of
0.15-percent material. The same material was offered last month
amm.com, March 19
) but failed to find a buyer.
Glencore International Plc and CCMA LLC paid a total of $1.25
million for a combined 1,000 short tons of high-carbon
ferrochrome offered by the DLA in March (
amm.com, April 8
Bidding for the domestically sourced material closes at 11:30
a.m. April 17, the Fort Belvoir, Va.-based agency said.