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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12 - 14 May 2020

Kyoto, Japan

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Weekly Market Update

Chart 1 – Chinese Cr ore stocks were up 3.4% last week, to 3.42 Mt according to FerroAlloyNet. Charts 2 and 3 – Last week, all Turkish prices were down and ...

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Latest industry news

Earlier this month, Jubilee has reached an agreement with NewCo (the joint venture between Samancor and Sinosteel) to acquire additional chrome rights at the Inyoni sit...

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New Delhi, India

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