US bentonite market holding up
Published: Thursday, 19 November 2009
Industry cautiously optimistic for next year as end markets bottom out
The US market
for bentonite, a key mineral in drilling and foundry
applications, currently remains stable with supply in line with
demand, according to leading producers questioned by IM.
End markets for bentonite have bottomed out for the
most part, and while it has been a very difficult year...