WHAT WE DO
We offer customers in Europe, North America, and Asia a reliable source of chrome ore, ferrochrome, vanadium, manganese ore, and alloys.
Standard & General's ferroalloys marketing business supplies market-leading ferroalloys to industrial consumers worldwide in the steel and alloy manufacturing industries.
Various ferroalloys are used in the production of steel and alloys to improve the end product's performance. Ferroalloys are added during the manufacturing process to enhance properties such as heat resistance, corrosion resistance, tensile strength, and yield strength.
The world's largest producers of ferroalloys are China, Kazakhstan, India, South Africa, Ukraine, and Russia.
The majority of the world's manganese is used in carbon steel production.
The majority of the world's ferrochrome is used in the production of stainless steel.
In niche and high-end applications, vanadium alloys are used to strengthen specialty steels; it's also used to produce vanadium redox batteries.
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