GMI Spain Partners with North American Company

GMI is a Cored Wire Manufacturer whose objective is to become a leading supplier of Cored Wire products for foundries and steel plants.  In exclusive cooperation with MEDIMA, a principal alloy seller in North America, our careful selection of raw materials for each purpose allows us the ability to offer highest quality Cored Wire products based on different alloys for the iron and steel industry.

Source:  The Guardian

ITALMAGNESIO/TRABLIN has authorized MEDIMA to market its products in the United States

ITALMAGNESIO has supplied Foundry Grade Inoculants and Magnesium Ferrosilicon to North America for thirty years and is one of the major producers of ferroalloys in Brazil.  Their extensive line of products include:






MEDIMA is marketing and storing these materials throughout the US, and all available for prompt or long-term deliveries.  Technical information and advice regarding the application of these products is available from ITALMAGNESIO.

Source: Foundry Gate

Metalliage hires MEDIMA as North America agent

Canadian ferrotitanium producer Metalliage has appointed Buffalo, New York-based MEDIMA as its exclusive North American sales agent, MEDIMA said Friday. Metalliage is based near Montreal, Quebec, and produces FeTi 70% and FeTi 35%. It also sells a range of unprocessed and processed titanium turnings.

MEDIMA, founded by ferroalloys trader Barry Lazar earlier this year, also has the exclusive North American agency for Samancor Chrome in South Africa, the world’s second largest charge chrome producer in the world and one of the largest suppliers to the US market of charge chrome and intermediate carbon ferrochome. MEDIMA is also North American agent for German low-carbon ferrochrome and electrolytic chromium producer RCS/EWW.

Source: Platts

MEDIMA & Combined Metal Industries, Inc. Announce Exclusive Canadian Representation

MEDIMA, a North-American supplier of ferro-alloys and other materials,  announced the expansion of their products and services into the Canadian market through an exclusive partnership with Combined Metal Industries, Inc. (CMI).

The exclusive representation is based on mutual business objectives that allow customers in the Canadian market access to quality materials with trustworthy customer service at competitive prices.  MEDIMA partnered with CMI, who is well established and known in the Canadian market for their superior customer service, environmental stewardship and state-of-the-art operating systems.  Focusing on the supply of raw materials with an emphasis on Chrome, Silicon, Manganese and Noble products,  MEDIMA and CMI are ready to supply customers in the Canadian market with valued products and services.

Rand Alloys, a subsidiary of CMI, will also be representing MEDIMA products through the CMI infrastructure to ensure customers in a broader market have access to the new product offerings.

Combined Metal Industries, Inc. is resolved to be a leading and innovative recycler and distributor of metal products.  CMI is committed to maintaining the highest levels of integrity, professionalism and environmental consciousness while exceeding our customers’ expectations in service and value.

MEDIMA offers a wide range of both in-demand and hard-to-find metals, alloys, and inoculants by utilizing a global network to provide these resources direct to their  customers. 

Source: BNN

Samancor appoints North American agent

MEDIMA, recently set up in Williamsville, New York, has been appointed sole agent in North America to Samancor Chrome, the largest ferro-chrome producer in South Africa.

Barry Lazar of MEDIMA said the company will be the exclusive agent for all sales of Samancor’s charge chrome, and IZC3 medium carbon and low carbon ferro-chrome in North America. In addition to fulfilling Samancor’s long term business it is able to offer spot material in the US market.

Samancor is expected to bring its medium carbon ferro-chrome production back online shortly, following an accident which damaged the furnace at its Ferrometals works in February this year.

Medima is also the North American agent for Elektrowerk Weisweiler (EWW), a German producer of special grades of low carbon ferro-chrome, which it produces from Turkish chrome ore.

The US company also trades a range of noble alloys, manganese and chromium metal, and both 70% and 30% grades of ferro-titanium, working in partnership with Noble Group, the exclusive ferro-titanium agent for Russian producer VSMPO.

Source: Metal Pages