Northern white 40/70 frac sand price edges up; buyers debate crush strength

By William Clarke
Published: Monday, 25 March 2019

Prices for northern white frac sand have diverged as of the week ended on March 22, with the price for 40/70 mesh material rising while the price for 100 mesh material remains steady.

The price for 40/70 mesh northern white sand has edged slightly higher as of late, while the price of 100 mesh northern white frac sand remains unchanged month on month, with sellers reporting increased attention on crush strengths - meaning the sands' resistance to being crushed - and conductivity, which measures the pace at which...

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