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Chinaclay

KSMCL possess 5 leaseholds (extent=345.59 Ha.) for China Clay Mineral as detailed below:

Sl No

Name of the Mines

ML No

Extent in Hectare

Location

Production Capacity

(Lakhs Tons per annum)

1

Appenahalli Clay Mine

1547

190.2

Arasikere Taluk, Hassan Dist

0.12

2

Nandihalli Clay Mine

2188A

121.4

Arasikere Taluk, Hassan Dist

0.45 

3

Thirthahalli Clay Mine

732

15.37

Thirthahalli Taluk,Shimoga Dist

-

4

Thirthahalli Clay Mine

1550

6.48

Thirthahalli Taluk,Shimoga Dist

-

5

Thirthahalli Clay Mine

 

12.14

Thirthahalli Taluk,Shimoga Dist

 -

 

 END USE OF CHINACLAY

Ceramics of all kinds including electrical porcelains, thick sanitary ware, tile body, table ware, bounding of foundry sands, filler for paints and rubber, used as bonding and plasticizing agent or chief ingredients of white ware, porcelains, stoneware, glass, refractory , floors and wall tiles, cement, cosmetics, catalyst carrier, medicines, fertilizer, insecticides and pesticides.