Primetrade, Inc.

Servicing the Foundry Industry with Quality Pig Iron, Foundry Coke and Alloy Products

Primetrade Pig Iron

Basic Pig Iron

This iron is used in the production of steel and in iron castings. This grade has the least production control points of all the grades but has gained acceptance due to the economics verses scrap. The predominant use for this material is in the steel industry.

Specifications as follows:

Southern Brazilian Northern Brazilian Ukrainian
Silicon 1.50% max 1.50% max  1.50% max
Carbon  3.50-4.50% 3.50-4.50% 3.50-4.50%
Phosphorus .08% max .08% max  .08% max
Manganese 1.00% max 1.00% max 1.00% max
Sulfur  .05% max  .05% max  .05% max

SDS Sheet