Ashapura Minechem Ltd., is one of the largest producer & exporter of Calcined Bauxite from India. We at Ashapura have been relentlessly exporting Calcined Bauxite of different grades and sizes for applications viz. Anti-Skid Surfacing/Marking, Refractories, Abrasives, White aluminum oxide, Brown Fused Alumina & Cements to countries such as UK, USA, Japan, France, and Italy, Middle East, Ocean countries.
About the Ashapura Group
Established in 1960, the Ashapura group (‘Ashapura’) is India’s largest multi-mineral solutions provider. Its flagship company Ashapura Minechem Ltd. (‘AML’) is listed on India’s premier exchanges since 1993. The multinational group has mining & mineral processing facilities in Belgium, Oman and Malaysia; in India it operates from Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa.
The Ashapura group is one of the largest exporters of traded bauxite in the world and is also amongst the world’s top three Bentonite companies. Ashapura also dominates the value added segments in the country for Bleaching Clay, Clay Catalysts and Calcined Bauxite. The Group has the world’s largest single location Bleaching Clay plant and collectively is the third largest Bleaching Clay player in the world. The group controls over 3,500 acres of Bentonite mines and 5,500 acres of Bauxite mines in India. Some of the salient attributes which have helped Ashapura attain and sustain its leadership in the mining and mineral processing industry:
Brand & Goodwill in International Markets: Ashapura exports to more than 70 countries spread across the continents. Doing business with large international corporations including many Fortune 500 companies, some of whom have been doing business with us for last 10 to 15 years has earned us a fair amount of acceptability and recognition.
Logistics & Shipping Expertise: Efficient and economical delivery of material is crucial in the mineral processing industry. Ashapura has developed expertise in organized road transport and port handling, including very efficient lighterage operations in smaller ports. The fact that the group has scaled up to export more than 8 million tons of minerals every year in a short period, itself speaks volumes for its logistical capability.
Resource Development: The foresight, expertise and the wherewithal to source and acquire mineral resources within India and overseas has played an important role in supporting the group’s existing ventures and driving its diversification into other minerals and value added products.
Research and Product Development: Ashapura’s R&D team and facility are as good as any in the world. Our multi-disciplinary team tackles complex issues and highly challenging projects working in partnerships with customers through the entire product development cycle, right from the research & development stage to commercial production.
Human Resources: A blend of experienced and qualified talent pool of more than 2500 individuals have always given the group a distinct advantage. Specialized teams and skill sets for mineral resource development, mining, project implementation, operations and marketing have been carefully built and nurtured to drive and sustain the group’s growth plans.
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