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looking for bulk salt

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by greenacres2010, Dec 22, 2010.

  1. greenacres2010

    greenacres2010 Junior Member
    Messages: 5

    looking for cheaper bulk salt or cheaper freight paying $81 a ton for salt and $40 a ton for haul. Comes out to $120 a ton put it down for $225 a ton and sell it to s few contractors for $175 a ton but would like to make more if i can find it at a cheaper price.Already went through 150 ton!!
  2. deereequipment

    deereequipment Member
    Messages: 90

    we all would like to find cheaper salt!
  3. salopez

    salopez Senior Member
    Messages: 873

    International salt should be cheaper. there is also mid atlantic salt that should be cheaper.
  4. Westhardt Corp.

    Westhardt Corp. Senior Member
    Messages: 845

    Holy moly! For $40/ton I can almost haul it there....from Chicago.

  5. rcpd34

    rcpd34 Senior Member
    from MD
    Messages: 662

    $40/ton? Bring it!
  6. salopez

    salopez Senior Member
    Messages: 873

    I think he is speaking of delivery charges of 40 a ton...which heck I can make good money hauling for 40 a ton...
  7. paponte

    paponte Senior Member
    Messages: 717

    The salt price sounds in the ballpark, I do agree that the trucking is out of hand.
  8. greenacres2010

    greenacres2010 Junior Member
    Messages: 5

    cheaper salt

    Anyone know a trucking company that'll haul any cheaper than $40 a ton.We get salt from International Salt in Baltimore and we get some salt from the panhandle of West Virginia.Either way its same price through two different trucking companies which having a load dropped today and going up $10 a ton on me. So if anyone can haul cheaper you got my business I'm located in southwest virginia 14 hour haul from Baltimore