Fastmarkets expands range of frac sand price assessments

By William Clarke
Published: Friday, 01 February 2019

To better reflect the growing frac sand market in the United States, Fastmarkets is adding three new Northern White Sand price assessments to track the finer mesh sizes now being used in the fracking industry.

Wisconsin frac sand_Carol Mitchell
Wisconsin frac sand

Monthly ex-works Wisconsin price assessments will be launched for Northern White Sand: 30/50 mesh, API; 40/70 mesh, API; and 100 mesh, API. All prices will be US$ per short ton.

Frac sand use is seeing long-term growth in the US and Canada, with estimates for...