ICDA in the Media

2017

On-The-Air (10/11/2017)
Friday, 10th November 2017
"Every Friday morning, SAfm’s AMLive’s radio anchor Sakina Kamwendo speaks to Martin Creamer, publishing editor of Engineering News and Mining Weekly. Reported here is this Friday’s At the Coalface transcript..."
On-The-Air (10/11/2017)
Friday, 10 Nov Year
"Every Friday morning, SAfm’s AMLive’s radio anchor Sakina Kamwendo speaks to Martin Creamer, publishing editor of Engineering News and Mining Weekly. Reported here is this Friday’s At the Coalface transcript..."
South Africa crucial to global chrome supply, Chromium 2017 hears
Friday, 10th November 2017
"South Africa is an irreplaceable global supplier of chrome ore and ferrochrome, which is, in turn, an irreplaceable component of China-dominated stainless steel production, global delegates to last week’s well-attended Chromium 2017 conference heard..."
South Africa crucial to global chrome supply, Chromium 2017 hears
Friday, 10 Nov Year
"South Africa is an irreplaceable global supplier of chrome ore and ferrochrome, which is, in turn, an irreplaceable component of China-dominated stainless steel production, global delegates to last week’s well-attended Chromium 2017 conference heard..."
South Africa hosts the 33rd Chromium Conference
Wednesday, 8th November 2017
"The 33rd Chromium Conference took place in Johannesburg this wee with a record number of 260 delegates from across the world. Mining Weekly editor Martin Creamer speaks to Creamer Media's Sashnee Moodley about the headlines from the event."
South Africa hosts the 33rd Chromium Conference
Wednesday, 08 Nov Year
"The 33rd Chromium Conference took place in Johannesburg this wee with a record number of 260 delegates from across the world. Mining Weekly editor Martin Creamer speaks to Creamer Media's Sashnee Moodley about the headlines from the event."
Zimbabwe invites investment in underground chrome mining
Wednesday, 8th November 2017
"Zimbabwe on Wednesday invited chrome mining investors to focus on underground chromium operations rather than cheaper strip mining operations, from which most of the country's chromium ore is currently extracted..."
Zimbabwe invites investment in underground chrome mining
Wednesday, 08 Nov Year
"Zimbabwe on Wednesday invited chrome mining investors to focus on underground chromium operations rather than cheaper strip mining operations, from which most of the country's chromium ore is currently extracted..."

2016

Rethink Required
Friday, 2nd December 2016
"Companies need to rethink their position on China and change their mindsets to better understand this crucial market for the mining industry to plan a successful strategy, according to strategic market intelligence firm China Market Research Group MD Shaun Rein..."
Rethink Required
Friday, 02 Dec Year
"Companies need to rethink their position on China and change their mindsets to better understand this crucial market for the mining industry to plan a successful strategy, according to strategic market intelligence firm China Market Research Group MD Shaun Rein..."
Chromium Jamboree
Friday, 21st October 2016
"The International Chromium Development Association (ICDA) will be hosting the Chromium 2016 conference in Shanghai, China, from November 8 to 10, where presenters will provide insights into the current state of the sector and its future prospects..."
Chromium Jamboree
Friday, 21 Oct Year
"The International Chromium Development Association (ICDA) will be hosting the Chromium 2016 conference in Shanghai, China, from November 8 to 10, where presenters will provide insights into the current state of the sector and its future prospects..."
South Africa chrome industry well placed to grow and prosper
Friday, 21st October 2016
"South Africa's relatively easy to mine chromium reserves, combined with the current deficit in the chromium market as well as the expected increase in global stainless stell consumption, has ensured that the country's chrome sector has every opportunity to grow and prosper, says the international Chrome Development Association (ICDA)..."
South Africa chrome industry well placed to grow and prosper
Friday, 21 Oct Year
"South Africa's relatively easy to mine chromium reserves, combined with the current deficit in the chromium market as well as the expected increase in global stainless stell consumption, has ensured that the country's chrome sector has every opportunity to grow and prosper, says the international Chrome Development Association (ICDA)..."
Was there an impact on the difficult global economy on the chromium industry in 2015?
Friday, 1st July 2016
"South Africa and Zimbabwe account for around 85 percent (respectively, 73 percent and 12 percent) if the chrome resources, followed by Kazakhstan (5 percent)..."
Was there an impact on the difficult global economy on the chromium industry in 2015?
Friday, 01 Jul Year
"South Africa and Zimbabwe account for around 85 percent (respectively, 73 percent and 12 percent) if the chrome resources, followed by Kazakhstan (5 percent)..."
Chrome, ferrochrome output dipped in 2015 as sector went through difficult phase
Friday, 20th May 2016
Chrome ore and ferrochrome global output decreased marginally in 2015, which is a clear indication that the industry is going through a tough phase, with some major players facing financial difficulty..."
Chrome, ferrochrome output dipped in 2015 as sector went through difficult phase
Friday, 20 May Year
Chrome ore and ferrochrome global output decreased marginally in 2015, which is a clear indication that the industry is going through a tough phase, with some major players facing financial difficulty..."
Chromite recovery firm reports injury-free milestone
Friday, 29th April 2016
"South African chromite recovery business Masa Chrome Company reported achieving seven years of total injusry-free shifts, which equates to to 2,555 injury-free days, on February 28... 
Chromite recovery firm reports injury-free milestone
Friday, 29 Apr Year
"South African chromite recovery business Masa Chrome Company reported achieving seven years of total injusry-free shifts, which equates to to 2,555 injury-free days, on February 28... 
ICDA Members' Meeting 2016 - Event television coverage
Friday, 1st April 2016
Event television coverage...
ICDA Members' Meeting 2016 - Event television coverage
Friday, 01 Apr Year
Event television coverage...
Govt discussing new set of measures aimed at supporting mining industry
Friday, 1st April 2016
"TIRANA - ICDA Members' Meeting" the forum of enterprise and mining industry took place on Wednesday in Tirana, with the participation of representatives of the largest chrome and ferrochrome companies in the world..."
Govt discussing new set of measures aimed at supporting mining industry
Friday, 01 Apr Year
"TIRANA - ICDA Members' Meeting" the forum of enterprise and mining industry took place on Wednesday in Tirana, with the participation of representatives of the largest chrome and ferrochrome companies in the world..."

2015

2014, a record year for ferrochrome only
Monday, 1st June 2015
Author: Loïc Racon, ICDA Market Reseach Analyst     Out of the four main types of chrome ore, the most prominent one is the metallurgical grade which is smelted to produce ferrochrome and accounted for 96.5% of the 2014 global chrome ore output..."
2014, a record year for ferrochrome only
Monday, 01 Jun Year
Author: Loïc Racon, ICDA Market Reseach Analyst     Out of the four main types of chrome ore, the most prominent one is the metallurgical grade which is smelted to produce ferrochrome and accounted for 96.5% of the 2014 global chrome ore output..."