Cimbar Resources Inc. recently completed its acquisition of the calcium carbonates manufacturing assets in Sahuarita, Arizona, from Imerys Carbonates USA Inc. The Sahuarita manufacturing site broadens Cimbar Resources’ portfolio and will further support the company’s goal of providing a variety of products to customers from multiple locations. The capability will provide more product security, availability, and business continuity.

“I am delighted to officially welcome all the employees and associates of the Sahuarita operation to Cimbar and look forward to the growth we can achieve as one company,” said Jerry Bertram, president and CEO of Cimbar.

A leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, Imerys delivers functional solutions to diversified industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. Solutions are based on beneficiation of the company’s mineral resources, synthetic minerals, and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption, and repellency. 

Cimbar Resources specializes in barium sulfate, calcium carbonates, alumina trihydrate (ATH), and post- consumer recycled mineral-based fillers. Headquartered in Chatsworth, Georgia, the company produces industrial minerals at multiple production sites in the United States, with three additional production sites in Mexico, China, and Pakistan. 

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