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NJ salt pricing

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by Ramairfreak98ss, Oct 15, 2009.

  1. Ramairfreak98ss

    Ramairfreak98ss PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,931

    Well we might be using mostly bulk this year... bagged is rediculous already.

    Got prices of $5.15 to 5.49 a bag and thats either by skid w/minimum amount or truck load, sucks...

    no bulk prices yet, dont know what theyre waiting for.

    Last year we paid between 3.79 to 5.49... 5.49 was when we were running out end of Feb though with no baggage commitment :/
  2. forestfireguy

    forestfireguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,276


    I have a guy selling to me at 75/ton delivered to Bergen County, I don't know who you use but call me if you're hung up.
  3. Henry

    Henry Member
    Messages: 55

    I could use that guy's number.
  4. srl28

    srl28 Senior Member
    Messages: 407

    Same here, best I got so far was 85.00 delivered for Brown Rock salt and 95.00 for white.
  5. MK-X

    MK-X Junior Member
    Messages: 19

    I'm wondering if this 75/ton guy will perform all winter?sounds cheap.:confused:
  6. forestfireguy

    forestfireguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,276

    It is cheap, but I've had a good expierience so far, his qoute for the season stood last season, so I think it will again. Make sure if you guys call him you tell him I referred you...............
  7. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,264

    Yeah we all used alot of salt last winter....i ran out in January.....had to go down to south jersey to get more. They really did not have much of a winter down there up to that point...so salt was available. Im going bag again this winter........have a pallet left over.....going to get more soon.
  8. Thesandman23

    Thesandman23 Inactive
    from Kansas
    Messages: 54

    Kind of Ice Melt

    What kind of Ice melt were you using was it 100% Sodium Chloride or a Blend at that price?
  9. forestfireguy

    forestfireguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,276

    Either he's getting a blend at a good price or he's overpaying for straight salt. But as we all know prices vary depending on volume, maybe he only runs through 10-15 pallets a season..............
  10. michigan salt

    michigan salt Member
    Messages: 89

    Salt delaware

    I have Brazilian White Salt in Delaware for $65/ ton picked-up. Thanks. Its good salt. We moved a lot of it last year and all my customers were happy with it.

    Michigan Salt Products LLC

  11. MK-X

    MK-X Junior Member
    Messages: 19

    i would call him if i knew who it was.:)
  12. shovelracer

    shovelracer Senior Member
    Messages: 525

    Consistant mixes are running around 5/bag with a trailer full. I can get some for 4/bg but it is pretty nasty mixes. Mostly dust with a few larger pieces. The cheaper is harder to regulate out the spreader, the better stuff is butter and you can keep it in the spreader for a few hours before it binds.