Turkish drilling grade barite prices up by 8%

By Laura Syrett
Published: Tuesday, 07 October 2014

Production costs, solid demand and Indian supply squeeze support value of Turkey-mined material

Prices for Turkish drilling grade barite (barytes) have risen by an average of 8% from levels seen two years ago, market participants have indicated to IM.

Pricing data received from European sources suggest that prices for barite (ground, OCMA/API, big...

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