Lime stone or chemically CaCo3 is amongst the most useful minerals due to many industrial uses and its use in construction, it is the most essential recipe component of Portland Cement (Concrete), used as aggregate for laying roads, used in production of toothpaste, paints, lime etc.
LIMESTONE DEPOSITS IN PAKISTAN :
Pakistan is widely blessed with Limestone deposits, distributed in all four provinces . In Punjab it is found in the Potwar plateau and salt range mainly near Khewra , Dandot , Dandkhel , Rawalpindi and D.G Khan . In KPK province Limestone is found near Nowshera and Kohat . In Baluchistan it is found in Harnai . In Sindh Limestone is found at Kot Deji Hills near Rohri in upper Sind , at Ganjo takkar Hills near Hyderabad , at Mango pir and Murli Hills near Karachi .
MARNITE INDUSTRIES , operating own mine in Jumshahi -Sindh ( near Karachi ) and extracting high quality Limestone with minimum CaCo3 95% .
We are currently extracting 1200 mt per day but have capacity to increase extraction upto 3500 mt per day . Our Monthly export capacity is 60,000 Mt to 100,000 Mt .