Turkey's export of chrome ore in March, 2013 was 63,666 tons, drastically down by 60.9% from the prior month. As compared with the one year earlier, it was down by 36.2%. The details are as per the table as under.|
In Turkey, there are no small number of mines which suspend operation in the winter time, and usually in March, the export remains at a low level due to the seasonal factor. By export destination, the customs clearance meant for China dropped drastically, which became a factor for the decrease in the total export.