Manavalakurichi Mineral Division

Manavalakurichi unit (MK) is located at a distance of 25 km North of Kanyakumari (erstwhile Cape Comorin) in Tamil Nadu. All weather major seaport ‘Toothukudi’ is located at a distance of 100 km and the nearest Airport at Thiruvananthapuram is located at a distance of 65 km from the MK plant site. Nagercoil, the district headquarter located at a distance of 18 km from the plant is the closest major Railway station.

The entire coastal stretch of Kanyakumari District is blessed with rich heavy mineral deposits. Annual production capacity of MK mineral separation plant is 91,200 tones per annum (tpa) of Ilmenite and other associated minerals such as  Rutile, Zircon and Garnet. 

Last Updated On 24/07/2017