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Frac Sand Newsletter 07-08-2019

We hope everyone had a safe and fun 4th of July, as expected it was a quiet holiday week in ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 07-01-2019

Northern white suppliers continue to look at the Eagleford as the market to provide support.  A slowdown in activity coupled ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 06-24-2019

In the northern white market, we have heard of mines scaling back utilization as demand has slowed in major basins ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 06-17-2019

Frac Sand Newsletter 06-17-2019

In the northern white market, 40/70m has seen a solid increase in demand shown with higher FOB mine pricing. Most of ...
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PanXchange Frac Sand Market Data Now Available on Quandl

PanXchange Frac Sand Market Data Now Available on Quandl

Denver, June 13, 2019 -- PanXchange, an OTC exchange and price discovery platform for physical commodities, today announced that it ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 06-10-2019

Frac Sand Newsletter 06-10-2019

The northern white market saw a slight uptick in demand for 40/70m from previous weeks, however not shown by pricing ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 06-03-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 06-03-19

This past week 40/70m saw movement in both northern white and Permian markets. Northern white 40/70m pricing was mixed and ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 05-20-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 05-20-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalThe northern white market dipped slightly lower this week aside from 40/70m. FOB WI 100m prices continues ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 05-13-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 05-13-19

This Week | Data | Historical The northern white market remained slow with many mines looking for relief and having trouble moving ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 05-06-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 05-06-19

This Week | Data | Historical Last week, the markets were mostly stronger with the exception of both Kermit 100 and 40/70 ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 04-29-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 04-29-19

It was much of the same last week in the market, all pricing dipped lower but none making a major ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 04-22-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 04-22-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalOverall, the market was quiet with all pricing moving sideways. Northern White demand has remained steady in ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 04-15-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 04-15-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalIt was a quiet week for northern white with many NW suppliers not even participating on the ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 04-08-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 04-08-19

The northern white market has begun Q2 with sideways movement following a strong end to Q1. 40/70m has been especially ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 04-01-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 04-01-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalThis past week the market has normalized a bit after several consecutive weeks of firming northern white ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 03-25-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 03-25-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalOverall a quiet week in the frac sand market as we enter the last week of the ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 03-18-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 03-18-19

Last week, the markets were mostly stronger with the exception of both Kermit 100 and 40/70 mesh. The divergent behavior ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 03-11-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 03-11-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalSeasonally, the mid-March conversation typically begins to turn to dwindling northern white stockpiles and questioning of wet ...
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Baker Hughes Rig Count 03-01-19

Baker Hughes Rig Count 03-01-19

Baker Hughes Rig Count map 03-01-19 ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 03-04-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 03-04-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalNorthern white continues to firm with many anecdotes pointing to continued increases in activity in the coming ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 02-25-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 02-25-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalWhile it would be premature to say that the northern white has begun a rebound, it is ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 02-18-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 02-18-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalNorthern white pricing was flat week over week while local Permian sand saw a large move higher ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 02-11-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 02-11-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalPricing for the Kermit market took a large jump lower. The move is mostly attributed to the ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 02-04-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 02-04-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot sand markets were mostly lower last week with the exception of FOB Wisconsin 30/50, which saw ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 01-28-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 01-28-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalPrice action across the board was slightly puzzling last week as Kermit produced the only consistent story ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 01-21-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 01-21-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalPricing across the board was mixed last week matching the lingering volatility in virtually every market around ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 01-14-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 01-14-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalHopes of an across the board rally were dashed this week by FOB Odessa 100m, which saw ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 01-07-19

Frac Sand Newsletter 01-07-19

This Week | Data | HistoricalThe new year is off to a rather lethargic start and there seems to be a very ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 12-03-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 12-03-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Last week, native sand saw another nice rally and the market is reported to be ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 11-26-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 11-26-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Sand prices were up across the board last week, the most notable increase being Regional ...
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Fran Sand Newsletter 11-19-18

Fran Sand Newsletter 11-19-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: All four tracked markets were relatively flat week over week with a very tight spread ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 11-12-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 11-12-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: We would like to begin this week's update by wishing all veterans a happy Veteran's ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 11-05-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 11-05-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Last week, the spot market was mixed, with big moves for northern white 100m and ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 10-29-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 10-29-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: The market is mostly lower with the exception of FOB Odessa 40/70, which still remains ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 10-22-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 10-22-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Another soft week in the frac sand market as many conversations are consumed with ruminations ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 10-15-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 10-15-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: The market is ugly right now. Very ugly. The week over week change on native ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 10-08-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 10-08-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: The frac sand market seems to be the quietest it has been in a recent ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 10-01-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 10-01-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Spot market pricing was slightly weaker last week and may be showing signs of stabilization ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 09-24-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 09-24-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: The native Permian spot price continued to fall last week and the narrative remains consistently ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 09-17-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 09-17-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Spot market pricing was relatively flat week over week with the exception of northern white ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 09-10-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 09-10-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Last week’s spot market began to slow down and pricing remained relatively flat. Local Permian ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 09-04-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 09-04-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: The long Labor Day weekend caused a slight slowdown in completion activity last week as ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 08-27-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 08-27-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Spot pricing was steady last week, for local sand and well as northern white 40/70 ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 08-20-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 08-20-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Spot local Permian sand pricing moved lower last week, while northern white saw a very ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 08-13-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 08-13-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Last week, the spot 40/70 market firmed slightly while the 100 mesh market saw further ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 08-06-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 08-06-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: It was a tough week for northern white as 100 mesh continues to weaken with ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 07-30-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 07-30-18

The upstream supply chain remains in a "purgatorial state", as one analyst put it last week. Q2 earnings calls have ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 07-23-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 07-23-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalMarket Commentary: Last week the price of northern white sand has softened significantly, as the PanXchange fine ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 07-16-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 07-16-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalLast week the spot FOB Odessa index rose slightly to $106/ton as the market appears to be ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 07-09-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 07-09-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalWe hope that everyone had a great 4th of July! Last week, the oilfield w as slow ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 07-02-08

Frac Sand Newsletter 07-02-08

This Week | Data | HistoricalBefore diving into this weeks update, we would like to point out that we have expanded our ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 06-25-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 06-25-18

This Week | Data | Historical Spot Market Update For the 6th week in a row, the northern white 100 mesh and ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 06-18-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 06-18-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update The FOB Odessa spot market assessment moved lower by 1.5% to 82.95% of the ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 06-11-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 06-11-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update Last week spot frac sand pricing continued its trend lower. The spot northern white ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 06-04-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 06-04-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update The FOB Odessa northern white market index is assessed slightly low er at 89.15%, ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 05-29-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 05-29-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update Last weeks FOB Odessa northern white market saw a move to the downside by ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 05-21-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 05-21-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update Last week the spot market was mixed with several indications of fresh supply coming ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 05-14-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 05-14-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update Last week, pricing in the Permian Basin remained steady and the spot FOB Odessa ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 05-07-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 05-07-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update The spot market is firmer at 96.9% of the indexed FOB Odessa price, albeit ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 04-30-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 04-30-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalWe are pleased to announce that PanXchange took first place at the Barchart Fintech Exchange competition in ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 04-23-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 04-23-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update The Permian Northern Sand Spot benchmark price increased by $2/ton from the previous week ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 04-16-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 04-16-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update Last week, the FOB Odessa benchmark rose $3 to $117/ton. Excess supply is now ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 04-09-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 04-09-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update We hope that golf fans have recovered from an incredible Masters Sunday! For the ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 04-02-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 04-02-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update This week's FOB Odessa northern white spot market was assessed 10% higher from last ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 03-26-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 03-26-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update This week's FOB Odessa spot market assessment is slightly higher at $123/ton, up $3 ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 03-19-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 03-19-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update Last week the exchange saw continued spot buying interest, as the FOB trans-load supply ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 03-12-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 03-12-18

This Week | Data | Historical Spot Market Update 100 mesh and 40/70 still remain in tight supply in every basin, however, ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 03-05-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 03-05-18

The exchange saw a spike in buying activity on the back end of the week specifically for 100 mesh and ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 02-26-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 02-26-18

This Week | Data | Historical Spot Market Update This week's update is short and sweet as the market works to normalize ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 02-20-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 02-20-18

This Week | Data | Historical Spot Market Update The spot market remains extremely tight this week as the rail service continued ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 02-12-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 02-12-18

This Week | Data | Historical Spot Market Update Various issues across several basins plagued the market last week. The spot market ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 02-05-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 02-05-18

This Week | Data | Historical Spot Market Update On Friday, the FOB Odessa spot assessment saw a strong move to the ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 01-29-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 01-29-18

This Week | Data | Historical Spot Market Update The Permian spot market firmed a bit last week, bringing the FOB Odessa ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 01-22-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 01-22-18

This Week | Data | Historical Spot Market Update Our assessed market benchmark (see specifications below) remains slightly lower to unchanged at ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 01-15-18

Frac Sand Newsletter 01-15-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update The PanXchange FOB Odessa benchmark for the week ending January 15 comes in slightly ...
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Frac Sand Newsletter 01-08-18

This Week | Data | HistoricalSpot Market Update The market seemed to normalize last week as frac crews thawed out and were ...
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