With a membership representing 24 countries across 5 continents, it is the authoritative voice of the industry, dealing with chromium in all its forms.

Created in 1984 and based in Paris France, the ICDA is a non-profit association that promotes the value and sustainability of chromium and represents the chromium industry worldwide, through communication, forums and R&D projects.


The ICDA and its Members promote the value and sustainability of chromium internationally.

Members can contribute to decisions made by the Council and participate in all ICDA activities through standing committees (HSE & Sustainability, Market Research, Market Development, Communication & Promotion, Chrome Chemicals & Metal, China).

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Members' Meeting 2020 postponed to 2021

New dates will be communicated soon

The conference has been postponed as a precautionary measure given the current epidemic outbreak in Asia and worldwide.
The postponed conference will take place in Kyoto, Japan, as originally planned.

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