May 21, 2022 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia — Graymont is pleased to announce that it completed the acquisition of a limestone quarry located in Ipoh, Perak, from subsidiaries of NSL Chemicals Ltd. The quarry first commenced production in the 1990s and is located in an area renowned for high quality limestone.
“The acquisition reinforces Graymont’s commitment to Perak and to growing our core business in Malaysia. As a socially responsible operator, Graymont looks forward to working with the local community and continuing our positive contribution to the region,” stated Graymont Operations Director Southeast Asia, John Lim.
Limestone from the quarry will support Graymont’s current and future operations in Malaysia.
Graymont is a global leader in lime and limestone solutions. Headquartered in Canada, Graymont serves markets throughout North America and Asia Pacific. Graymont is also the strategic partner of Grupo Calidra, the largest lime producer in Latin America. Professionally managed and family owned, the company has been in operation for over 70 years.
For further information, contact:
Health, Safety & Environment Manager – Southeast Asia, Graymont
M +6013 212 9529