The company’s management intends to increase the annual output in 2018.
Diamix LLC owns the rights to exploit the Inza deposit with huge reserves of high-quality diatomite and possesses the land with a developed infrastructure 200 meters away from the quarry. Infrastructure includes natural gas, electricity and water supply and sewerage systems, as well as road and rail transport links.
The decision to construct a new granulated diatomite production line was taken at the end of 2017.
These days design works are being completed. The construction is planned to be started in the second quarter of the current year. Completion of the construction works and the launch of the 4th line are scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2018.
The investment is about 150 million rubles. The expected payback period is 1 year.
The expected annual output of the new additional production line is 100 000 ton of granulated diatomite.This additional volume of granulated diatomite will be used in ferrous and non-ferrous metallurgy, agriculture and will be exported.