US bentonite prices firming

By IM prices reporter
Published: Tuesday, 11 May 2010

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Prices for US produced bentonite have risen this month owing to pressures from rising production costs including labour, packaging and mining, industry sources report.


A leading producer of bentonite based in Wyoming told IM: “We are increasing prices to cover increased production and packaging costs. I would believe our...

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