China is a country with the largest and richest barite mineral resources in the world. China’s barite mineral resources are mostly distributed in Guizhou, Yunnan, Shaanxi, Hubei, Hunan, Guangxi, Fujian and other places. The increasing consumption of mineral resources is accompanied by new challenges to our environment. The demand for barite ore in various industries in China has been increasing, and the demand for barite ore in foreign markets has also changed dramatically. Especially the paint industry, paint industry demand is larger, direct drive barite demand. At present, China has become the world’s largest barite producer, is also the world’s largest barite exporter.
The industry situation of Barium sulfate 01
Natural Barium sulfate is used in the production of coatings or high-grade paper, can be used as a white pigment. And can be used as paint, ink, plastic, rubber raw material and filler. It is used in the chemical industry to produce BaCl2 and other barium containing compounds.
Precipitated Barium sulfate is relatively pure. In medicine, it is mainly used as an internal medicine for examination of stomach and intestines, and for barium meal fluoroscopy. You can check Medical Grade Barium Sulfate or Barium Sulfate Precipitated to learn more.