Vermiculite price shock
Published: Wednesday, 22 September 2010
Price rises of up to 30% forecast for 2011 as demand outstrips supply, Europe worst hit
negotiations are underway for buyers of vermiculite for 2011.
Over the last few years, producers have pushed for inflationary
increases; but this time around, they mean business, looking
for a substantial rise of up to 30% for all grades.
End users have long held a perception of vermiculite...