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An update on the Qatar helium supply crisis where all production from the world's second largest producer of helium was halted following diplomatic sanctions.
Qatar, the world's second largest helium producer, has been forced to close it's helium production plants after Saudi Arabia closed its border with Qatar, blocking overland exports of the gas.
Although it is the second most plentiful element in the universe after hydrogen, helium is relatively rare on Earth.
Hot off the press – view Dr Ed Connor’s latest application note: Helium – what is the current cost to labs?