Sellers report a cautious recovery in frac sand demand

By William Clarke
Published: Friday, 22 February 2019

Three newly launched frac sand prices show emerging optimism among miners of the proppant.

Franc sand demand is reported to be strengthening slightly, Fastmarkets IM found in its first assessment of the fine mesh frac sand market.

Sellers appear to be cautiously optimistic, suggesting recovering demand and the closure of a couple of mines was bringing the market back into balance after a supply glut in the...