Manaseer Carbonate commenced the production of carbonate material with a capacity of 350.000 tons per year. The new plant is specialized in the ultra-soft carbonate industry, besides the carbonate coated with citric acid.
The Chairman of the Board of Directors Eng. Ziad Al Manaseer expressed his deep satisfaction on the inauguration of the new plant and outlined the great significance of developing it, especially with the constant increase in using carbonate domestically, regionally and globally. Further to that, Eng. Al Manaseer stated that "the establishment of the carbonate plant constitutes a prominent part of our vision devoted in investment diversification, with a view to supporting the domestic economy and adopting our responsibility towards the community by providing more than 150 new jobs."
The Executive Director of the Modern Cement and Mining Co. Mr. Mohammed Al Manaseer added that the agreement was signed with the Spanish firm "ECUTEC", which is deemed one of the Schlumberger's global companies, to establish a plant for the production of ultra-soft carbonates coated with citric acid, apart from signing another agreement with Ventomatic-FLS Company, as one of the global companies represented in FLSmidth Group, for the supply of various automatic filling system, as the carbonate material is used in many industries, including plastic, cables, rubber, adhesives, glass, carpets, coloring plastic materials, plastic pipes PVC, and many other prominent industries.