PRICING NOTICE: Launch of frac sand price
Published: Thursday, 20 September 2018
Industrial Minerals today launches its spot Northern white frac sand, 20/40 mesh, API, ex-mine Wisconsin, $/short ton price.
After a consultation
period, Industrial Minerals has launched a coarse-mesh frac
The launch of this price is in response to
growing demand for greater pricing transparency in the frac
Industrial Minerals has identified rising
demand for a benchmark price for frac sand.
Prices for frac sand vary widely according
to the location of origin, due to high logistics costs, but
sustained demand for coarse mesh sand from Wisconsin means that
this product is a key price indicator for buyers, even if they
source other grades of sand from locations closer to their
This monthly price series will be assessed
on the third Thursday of every month.
To provide feedback on this price or if
you would like to provide price information by becoming a data
submitter to this price, please contact William Clarke by email
firstname.lastname@example.org. Please add the subject heading FAO:
William Clarke, re: frac sand
To see all Industrial
Minerals’ pricing methodology and specification
documents go to http://www.indmin.com/Methodology.html