A Member-Centred Organisation
The ICDA consists of a permanent staff based in Paris and in Beijing, a Council of 19 seats, representing a spread of geographical regions and industry sectors, and 5 standing Committees composed of specialists from member companies.
The Committees cover the following areas: ICDA strategy and management, Health, Safety and Environment, Market Development, Market Intelligence, Chrome Ore.
Members of ICDA elect and mandate the Council, which is made up of specialists from member-companies: 10 from chromite ore & ferrochrome producers, 5 from stainless steel producers, 1 chrome chemical producer, 1 chrome metal producer, 1 stainless steel scrap processor and 2 Associate Members.
Electing its own President and Vice President plus the Chairpersons of the 5 Committees, the Council defines the ICDA's strategy and direction.
It also mandates the Secretary General and his team to run the Association and liaise with the Committees.