Multi-mineral solutions provider
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Ashapura Group, India's largest multi-mineral solutions provider since 1960. Its flagship company Ashapura Minechem Ltd. is listed on India's premier exchanges.

The Ashapura Group is one of the largest exporters of traded Bauxite in the world and is amongst the world's top five Bentonite processing companies. Ashapura also dominates the value added segments in the country for Bleaching Clay, Geosynthetic Clay Liners, Clay Catalysts and Calcined Bauxite.

Ashapura Minechem Limited (AML), a company incorporated in 1982, under the Indian Companies Act, 1956. In 1982, this concern was converted into a limited company. AML has reached the zenith in this arena has holds the distinction of being the largest mine owner, organized producer & exporter of Bentonite in India and has pioneered the production of Bentonite.

Our strong Research & Development (R&D) facility strive to keep the edge by producing number of value added Bentonite products which are used in various industries such as Oil Well Drilling, Iron & Steel, Foundry, Oil Bleaching, Iron Ore Pelletization, Civil Engineering, Ceramics, Animal Feed etc. AML's products are exported to 23 countries in all continents and account for nearly 84% of the Bentonite product exports from India.