US frac sand demand to stay strong, use of coarse sand recovering, Emerge boss says

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Published: Tuesday, 27 February 2018

The return of gel-based fracking is supporting coarse sand demand, helping Emerge to "sell the whole pig", according to the company's chief executive officer.

Frac sand prices will stay strong in 2018 despite rising production, with coarse sand demand rising as gel-based fracking increases, Emerge Energy Services' CEO told investors on Monday February 26.

Speaking after the release of Emerge’s fourth-quarter 2017 results, CEO Rick Shearer forecast further price increases in the second quarter of...

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