Northern White frac sand demand will rise in H2 2019, Select Sands boss says

By William Clarke
Published: Monday, 03 June 2019

Frac sand prices are weighed down by constraints on demand and ample supply, but prospects are better for the rest of the year, Zig Vitols says.

Demand for frac sand will rise in the second half of 2019, with more interest in high-grade Northern White Sand, according to Zig Vitols, the chief executive of Canada-based frac sand miner Select Sands.

"Clearly, the past several months have been challenging for all frac sand producers [with operations] in...

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