ETI KROM INC. was founded in 1936 and has since become Turkey`s largest chrome ore and sole high carbon ferrochrome producer, as well as the largest chrome ore exporter of the country. From its creation as a state owned operation through its acquisition by YILDIRIM HOLDING INC., ETI KROM has been a dynamic success story becoming increasingly competitive in the international industry. It owns and operates chrome ore mines in various regions of Turkey, processing the ore into ferrochrome at its Elazig plant. Autonomous mining and processing allows ETI KROM to be a powerhouse of success.
The chrome ore division utilizes 79 mines spread all over the country, mainly located underground, that total at around 1 million MT of production capacity per annum. At the ferrochrome plant, 4 furnaces have a total production capacity of 150,000 MT per annum.
This capacity of large quantity, high quality, and unmatched sustainable production makes ETI KROM a respected worldwide leader in the chromium industry. ETI KROM`s quality and punctual service provide excellence competitiveness in European, American, Chinese and other Asian markets, making it a choice provider for top stainless steel producers, alloy steel plants and foundries.