High Carbon Ferro Chrome

High Carbon Ferro Chrome

With a chrome content from 60% minimum, there are several variations on High Carbon Ferro Chrome with carbon contents of:

Carbon Contents % Usage
6% max for use in engineering steels
7% max for use in engineering steels
8% max standard foundry material
8% min for use in welding applications
9% min for use in welding applications

Ferro chrome is often classified by the ratio of chrome to carbon it contains. The vast majority of ferro chrome produced is Charge Chrome. It has a lower Cr:C ratio and is most commonly produced in South Africa for use in stainless steel production. The second largest segment of the market is High Carbon Ferro Chrome which has a higher chrome content, being produced from higher grade chrome ore.

Chemical Analysis

Standard Material %
Cr 60-70%
C 6-8.5%
Si 4% max
S 0.6% max
P 0.4% max

Packing:

  • Bulk bags

Sizing:

  • 3-35mm
  • 1-15mm
  • 5-10mm
  • 10-50mm
  • 30-50mm
  • 30-60mm
  • 10-100mm