Chromite 2014 Conference 23/07/2014

"Industrial Minerals Events will once again host the Chromite Conference in Johannesburg in September 2014.

The event will run alongside Metal Bulletin Events’ South African Ferroalloys Conference and will welcome Chrome industry professionals from the all over the world.

Among the attendants the event will host among others Chrome ore miners and traders, Ferrochrome smelters and traders, Chromium chemical producers, Stainless steel and Foundry casting producers among others.

The main topics to be discussed along the conference will be among others:

• Global overview of the chrome ore market

• Recycling of chrome based refractories

• Review of new vs. current chromite processing technologies

• Employment law – new developments

• Foundry grade Chromite

• Chrome ore for use in ferro-chrome

• The logistics of moving Chrome ore – rail and shipping