API-grade barite prices fall in China and Morocco

By Emma Hughes
Published: Thursday, 18 July 2013

Sources tell IM that an oversupply and sluggish demand is pushing prices down

Barite (barytes) saw prices fall for API drilling grades in both China and Morocco in July as demand in the oilfield market remained soft, sources have told IM.

In China, sources suggested that several factors, including the weakened supply and...

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