Barite Crude Ore

APM sources 1 million metric tons per year of crude barite ore from China, India, Morocco and Mexico for use in the US oil and gas industry.

Typical specifications of crude barite ore:

  • Specific gravity
  • BaS04
  • Water soluble alkaline metals as calcium
  • Extractable carbonates
  • Mercury
  • Cadmium
  • Lead
  • Arsenic
  • Extractable sulphides
  • Moisture
  • Lump size
  • Specific gravity
  • BaS04
  • Water soluble alkaline metals as calcium
  • Extractable carbonates
  • Mercury
  • Cadmium
  • Lead
  • Arsenic
  • Extractable sulphides
  • Moisture
  • Lump size
  • 4.20 g/cm3 min
  • 90% min
  • 250 ppm max
  • 3000 ppm max
  • 1.00 ppm max
  • 3.00 ppm max
  • 1000 mg/kg max
  • 40 mg/kg max
  • 250 ppm max
  • 1% max
  • 1- 200 mm - 90 % min.
  • 4.10 g/cm3 min
  • 85% min
  • 250 ppm max
  • 3000 ppm max
  • 1.00 ppm max
  • 3.00 ppm max
  • 1000 mg/kg max
  • 40 mg/kg max
  • 250 ppm max
  • 1% max
  • 1- 200 mm - 90 % min.