US bentonite prices could rise on increased costs, strong demand

By Jack Elliott
Published: Wednesday, 10 August 2011

Wyoming producers “turning down customers”; floods hit rail transport

Wyoming bentonite producers have warned that prices could rise as they tackle new regulation costs and strong demand.

Producers in the northern US state have also encountered significant transportation problems, suffering from a shortage of rail cars and flooding that has affected rail tracks.

“Demand is extremely strong for...

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