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Javier BULLÓN
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Javier BULLÓN

Have someone an idea about the electricity price in the area ?. In any case 50% of the FeSi cost in electricity seems very much, normally is more around 25%

Glenn
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Glenn

Cost of power in Sarawak for OM Holdings is 13.8sen/KWH = US$0.03c/KWh Amount of power used to produce one tonne of ferro silicon is 9,000KWh making a total cost of US$270 . In China however the power costs are double at US$0.06c/KWh taking the cost of power to US$500/tonne, which is 50% for the cost of production. The raw materials are cheap its the considerable power that used which is expensive. This is where OM Holdings is the lowest cost producer in Asia. The power sold to OM Holdings is very cheap by world standards, its interesting to see however… Read more »