US Silica raises prices for silica sand and aplite

By Laura Syrett
Published: Friday, 22 January 2016

Increases of 4-6% levied on non-proppant grade material to support rising demand from glass and construction sectors.

US Silica Holdings Inc. announced this week that its industrial and speciality silica business will increase the price of the majority of the majority of its non-contracted silica sand and aplite products by between 4% and 6% from 1 February.

The materials affected are supplied mainly...

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