U.S. Silica Declares Quarterly Dividend

Feb 22, 2016, 09:00 ET from U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc.

FREDERICK, Md., Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.0625 per common share. The dividend is payable on April 5, 2016 for all shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 15, 2016.

About U.S. Silica

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc., a member of the Russell 2000, is a leading producer of commercial silica used in the oil and gas industry, and in a wide range of industrial applications. Over its 116-year history, U.S. Silica has developed core competencies in mining, processing, logistics and materials science that enable it to produce and cost-effectively deliver over 260 products to customers across our end markets. The Company currently operates nine industrial sand production plants and eight oil and gas sand production plants. The Company is headquartered in Frederick, Maryland and also has offices located in Chicago, Illinois, and Houston, Texas.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. Michael Lawson Director of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications (301) 682-0304 lawsonm@ussilica.com

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