Visit us at Indian Ceramics 2017; Booth - A069 (Hall A)

  • ‘Ashapura Group of Industries’ is one of India’s largest Multi-mineral solutions Provider and is leading manufacturer of Calcined & Hydrous Kaolin. Company laid it’s foundation in 1960, since then has transformed in to a major business house in India with its multi-mineral processing facilities all across the world. Today, Ashapura Group is considered as ‘Dependable’ & ‘Trusted’ partner for mineral supply globally.

  • Company holds huge kaolin reserves of its own. Considering the High Volume requirement of Quality Products in different segments like Paint, Ceramic, Rubber, Cosmetics, Pesticides, Fiberglass, Refractory & Construction; Company has erected new plant in Bhuj (Gujarat), which is operational now at full capacity. State-of-the-art plant is fully automatic and equipped with sophisticated instruments for QC/QA along with experienced professionals.

  • Some of the key highlights of plant:-
    • Strategically located near Mundra / Kandla Port, National Highway and Bhuj Railways. -R&D Facility and Kaolin mines
    • Capable of producing:- -50,000 MT/ Year Calcined Products -100,000 MT/ Year Hydrous Products
    • One of the largest Kaolin Processing set-ups in Western Region of India.
    • Capable of Producing ‘Customized’ Products

  • Information & Knowledge Center (R&D)
    Company has its own R&D center which works 24 X 07 on ‘New Product Developments’ & ‘Process Improvements’ to serve requirement of different segment & Provide Customized Products.

    Some Key highlights of IKC:-

    • Capable of doing:-
      • Chemical Characterization of Materials
      • Mineralogical Characterization
      • Morphological & Granulometric Analysis
      • Product ‘Scale-up’

    • Accredited by ‘Department of Scientific & Industrial Research’, Government of India.

    Our Kaolin Products for Ceramic & Other Industries

    Sr. No Product Name Applications Physical Form Key Properties
    1 Wonder glaze (New Product) Glossy / Matt Glaze for tile application ( Both for Low & high temperature) Lumps -High fired whiteness
    -High % particles <2 microns
    - Glost surface, free from ‘Micro pinhole’ & ‘Surface Defects’
    2 Paintolin Glaze for Tile, Sanitary ware & Table ware Lumps / Powder -White Appearance
    -With very less free silica
    -With improved Fine particle , % Size < 2 micron and 45 micron -Glost surface is free of ‘Micro pinhole’
    -High Fired L Value, High Al203
    3 Paintolin 80 For glaze application ( Sanitary ware / Tiles) Lumps / Powder -Fine particle Size
    -With very less free silica
    -Glost surface free from Micropinehole (free from surface defects )
    -High fired whiteness , High Al2O3
    4 Ceralin A Ceramic body ,Glaze & Engobing Lumps / Powder -White Appearance & Fine particle Size
    -Good Rheological properties
    -High plasticity
    -Improved MOR
    -With Optimized Shrinkage
    -High Fired L Value
    -Good ‘casting rate’
    5 Ceralin B Ceramic Body (Tiles, Sanitary ware, Porcelain & Vitrified body) Lumps / Powder -Off white appearance
    -Good plasticity & MOR
    -Improved Defloculation demand
    -Improved Rheological Properties
    -Improved Casting rate
    6 Wondergloss Paints, INK, Cosmetics Powder -Super Fine PSD (100% < 2 Microns)
    -High Brightness
    -Optimized Oil Absorption Value
    -Helps partial replacement of TiO2
    Paints, Rubber, Ceramic Powder -Fine PSD & High Brightness
    -Optimized Oil Absorption Value
    -Helps partial replacement of Titanium & Zirconium
    8 NOVAFIL-90
    Paints, Rubber, Ceramic Powder -Optimized PSD & High Brightness
    -Optimized Oil Absorption Value
    -Helps partial replacement of Titanium & Zirconium
    9 NOVAFIL-85
    Paints, Rubber Powder -Optimized PSD
    -Moderate Brightness
    -Optimized Oil Absorption Value
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    Mr Tarun Marwah
    Project Director
    Messe Munchen India
    Tel:- +91-22-4255 4700
    Fax:- +91-22-4255 4719
    Email:- tarun.marwah@mmi-india.in
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Highlights of Indian Ceramics & Ceramics Asia 2017
3 Full halls - Separate Halls/Zones, for Machinery & Raw Materials
300+ Indian & International Exhibitors
7000+ Indian & International Visiotrs
11000 sq.m Exhibition Floor Space
Indian & International Association's Support
Special Visitors delegations from Thangadh & Morbi (The Ceramic Hubs)