US importers unable to obtain barite from India, prices stable

By Laura Syrett
Published: Tuesday, 28 October 2014

India’s APMDC silent over tender plans; market coping with shortages

US barite (barytes) importers have told IM that it is “impossible” to get drilling grade material from India at present, as the status of the country’s barite mining tenders remains in confusion.

State-run Andhra Pradesh Mineral Development Corporation (APMDC), which issues contracts...

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