Proppant prospects in the pipeline

By Mike O'Driscoll
Published: Tuesday, 08 January 2013

Trends in potential new demand for fracking in Middle East and Indian gas exploration

The Middle East is about to embark on a new phase of oil and gas exploration and development as existing reserves become exhausted and domestic demand for energy, especially in Saudi Arabia, increases.

The move marks a potential new era of demand for oilfield minerals: in particular, proppants used in...