US salt industries experience a productive winter

By Antonio Torrisi
Published: Friday, 24 January 2014

Firms increase output of deicing road salt; Compass sales grew 31% compared to winter 2012

US salt producers are running at high operating rates to guarantee deicing road salt supply to cities which have been hit by the harsh winter.

Greg Norris, plant manager for US salt producer, American Rock Salt, told WXXI that “it’s going to become a very productive and very busy winter...

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