GfE-MIR AG, Hickman, Williams & Co. and Veritas Alloys
& Metals LLC purchased a combined 1,509 short tons of
high-carbon ferrochrome for $1.8 million in August.
The sales represented
all of the high-carbon ferrochrome offered by Fort Belvoir,
Va.-based DLA Strategic Materials for the month (
amm.com, Aug. 20).
No sales were recorded
for the 1.68 million pounds of low-carbon ferrochrome or 3,100
tons of high-carbon ferromanganese also offered in August.
Zug, Switzerland-based GfE-MIR is the parent company of
White Plains, N.Y.-based ferroalloys trader Varomet Corp.