Curimbaba expands proppants capacity by 72,000 tonnes

By John Ollett
Published: Tuesday, 14 February 2012

Largest Brazilian bauxite producer also focuses on vertical integration

The Curimbaba Group plans to expand its bauxite-based ceramic proppants production capacity by 72,000 tpa, the company told IM.

The family-owned Brazilian group is the largest producer of bauxite, and the only producer of calcined bauxite, in Brazil.

Currently it produces more than...

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