Frac sand companies report rising revenues as prices soar

Published: Thursday, 02 November 2017

A sharp rise in frac sand prices boosted margins at Emerge Energy Services and Hi-Crush in Q3.

Frac sand miners Emerge Energy Services and Hi-Crush Partners reported soaring profits in Q3 2017, as prices for the proppant rally.

Emerge Energy Services reported total volumes sold up 6.3% sequentially, to 1.5 million short tons in the third quarter, compared to just 493,000 tons over the same period a...

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