According to the foreign trade statistics of China, the import volume of high-carbon ferro-chrome (material quantity) in December 2015 was 240,026 tons, grossly up by 65.5% from 145,010 tons in the prior month. |
The import in December was grossly up due to the recovery in the import from South Africa which was down in the prior month and the increased import from India.
Besides, the total import volume in the full year 2015 (January - December) was 2,627,358 tons, grossly up by 27.6% from 2,059,217 tons in the prior year. The breakdown by country is as shown in the table below.