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Frac Sand Market Predicted to Grow

The analysts at RnRMarketResearch are forecasting the global frac sand market to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.29 percent during the period 2016-2020. The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global frac sand market for 2016-2020.

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Frac Sand Demand Ticks Upward

Frac sand and proppants have seen a surprise turnaround in demand projections during the first half of 2016, according to a recent report from Tudor Pickering. Many investors and industry observers left this segment of the oil market for dead at the beginning of the year, however, a perfect storm of factors has caused a surprising turnaround in this segment.

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Frac Sand Insider Conference Draws Attendees; Protestors

Rock Products held its third Frac Sand Insider conference May 10-11 at the La Crosse Center in La Crosse, Wis. Almost 300 people attended the event, which was highlighted by an educational program, expo and social events.

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Preferred Sands Touts Nebraska Sand

Preferred Sands announced that third-party testing and real production data confirm that silica sand from its Genoa, Neb., processing facility provides comparable crush and performance benefits to Northern White Sand, in addition to offering a lower proppant cost and logistics savings.

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Badger Opens Transload Facility in Ohio

Rayland, Ohio, a village located 50 miles southwest of Pittsburgh and situated along the Ohio River, is home to the newest transload facility for Badger Mining Corporation (BMC), a family-owned, values-driven supplier of Premium Northern-White industrial raw and coated silica sand.

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