We are the largest chrome ore and ferrochrome producer in Turkey. Following YILDIRIM’s acquisition in 2004, the idle furnaces were revamped and the plant was modernized.

  • 4 Furnaces in Elazig, Turkey
  • 160,000 tpy HC FeCr Production Capacity
  • 2x17 MVA Open Type: 50,000 tpy
  • 2x30 MVA Semi-Closed Type: 100,000 tpy
  • Slag Recovery: 10,000 tpy


The company was founded in 1874 as Wargöns AB. Its first alloy furnace was installed in 1912. In the early 1970s, Vargön Alloys commissioned the world's largest smelting furnace for ferroalloys. The company since then has grown to become a major producer of specialized grades of high carbon ferrochrome.

  • 4 Furnaces in Vargön, Sweden
  • 240,000 tpy HC FeCr Production Capacity
  • 1x105 MVA: 110,000 tpy
  • 1x48 MVA: 65,000 tpy
  • 2x24 MVA: 55,000 tpy
  • Slag Recovery: 10,000 tpy
  • Alternatively 24,000 tpy FeSi Production Capacity (by 48 MVA)

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