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Old 03-28-2011, 03:19 PM
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shortage of Acetylene

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Originally Posted by oldred
That could be but there is such a huge market for Acetylene I would think someone would step up and take over, just too much profit potential to ignore. Then there could very well be an ample supply from off-shore so maybe we will be importing Carbide like everything else. Whatever happens one thing we don't have to guess about and that is what is going to happen to the price!
The guy I talked to said something about the fire, he said that the price would go up, but there is no shortage, he said it was all BS, investors were calling the shots just like with gasoline. those are all his words not mine. Don't shoot the messenger.

Bob
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