US frackers optimistic for 2019 after ExxonMobil pledge

By William Clarke
Published: Wednesday, 03 April 2019

  • Permian Basin frac sand demand to rise 
  • ExxonMobil to raise oil output in the region
  • 80% increase in exploration expected

William Clarke 

The Permian Basin is the largest oil basin in the United States, and the heartland of fracking. However, activity there has been...

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