potash http://kuer.org en Utah Companies Hit By Drop in World Potash Market http://kuer.org/post/utah-companies-hit-drop-world-potash-market <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The world market for potash took a hit last week when a Russian marketing consortium fell apart.&nbsp; That could cause some difficulty for companies doing business in Utah.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Potash is used for fertilizer, and it was selling in the range of $400 a ton last week when a big producer in Russia said it would quit working with its marketing group and increase its output. &nbsp;That led some traders to predict the price could drop below $300 a ton.</span></p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 19:21:09 +0000 Dan Bammes 33455 at http://kuer.org Utah Companies Hit By Drop in World Potash Market