Indoferro ships to Japan
Posted Tuesday, May 28th 2013
Despite the woes of the Chinese nickel pig iron producers and the languishing nickel market as a whole, Indonesia's PT. Indoferro is now shipping trial lots of nickel pig iron to Japan.
The Japanese stainless steel producers have shown a keen interest In Inoferro's nickel pig iron and with new supplies of low phosphorus coke soon to arrive at their Cilegon facility PT. Indoferro staff are committed to improving the final product of nickel pig iron to a quality that will allow them to supply to a much wider market.
Nickel prices have taken a fall in the present bear market but the appeal of nickel pig iron to stainless steel makers is still apparent, and with PT. Indoferro being the only nickel pig iron producer outside of China their future at the present is still bright.