Sand Mining News

As ice melts, Greenland could become big sand exporter – study

Worldwide demand for sand totalled about 9.55 billion tonnes in 2017 with a market value of $99.5 billion and is projected to reach almost $481 billion in 2100.

Worthless just two years ago, West Texas sand now brings in billions

Until the miners arrived, these dunes were a quasi-barren wasteland. And the price of sand was, well, zero.