Mining of Chrome and Production of Ferrochrome in South ...
The World's Largest Producer: The local chromite mining sector is the world's largest producer and during 2015, 15Mt of chromite, representing 49% of the global total, was produced.
Chromite - Wikipedia
In 2002 14,600,000 metric tons of chromite were mined. The largest producers were South Africa (44%), India (18%) ... Recently, the biggest user of chromite ore has been China, importing large quantities from South Africa, Pakistan, and other countries.