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Helium production eyed in Canada as U.S. reserve shrinks

Helium production eyed in Canada as U.S. reserve shrinks

Helium production upswing in Alberta, Saskatchewan By Rod Nickel MANKOTA, Saskatchewan, June 30 (Reuters) – An approaching squeeze in U.S. helium supplies has producers of the gas, used in everything from party balloons to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machines, looking north to Canada’s wheat fields. Almost three quarters of U.S. helium demand is filled by an underground […]