Frac Sand latest news

  • September 2018

    FRAC SAND 2018: Hi-Crush temporarily idles Wisconsin frac sand capacity

    28 September 2018

    The news that a major frac sand producer has temporarily idled capacity at one of its sand mines in the US state of Wisconsin comes after speakers at Industrial Minerals’ 6th Annual Frac Sand Conference forecast mine closures in the region.

  • Price briefing: September 14 - 20

    21 September 2018

    Chromite market still quiet at Q3-end; Antimony metal price drives trioxide prices upward; China's magnesia prices firm on strict environmental inspections; PRICING NOTICE: Launch of frac sand price; Ilmenite price range widens downward in China, defying expectations; Industrial Minerals to track prices in booming frac sand market

  • Industrial Minerals to track prices in booming frac sand market

    20 September 2018

    Industrial Minerals is launching a Wisconsin coarse-mesh frac sand price to track prices with increasing volumes across the expanding frac sand market.

  • PRICING NOTICE: Launch of frac sand price

    20 September 2018

    Industrial Minerals today launches its spot Northern white frac sand, 20/40 mesh, API, ex-mine Wisconsin, $/short ton price.

  • Liberty cancels Select Sands frac sand offtake deal

    04 September 2018

    Frac-sand supplier Select Sands has announced that US-based fracker Liberty has terminated a multi-year agreement to buy fine-mesh material from Arkansas.

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