Our Partners

Jinan Shengquan Group (SQ)


Jinan Shengquan Group Co., Ltd., known as SQ, was established in 1979 and is located in the Chemical Industrial Park Zhangqiu, Jinan. The factory is situated on 1200 acres and our diverse and highly skilled workforce consists of approximately 2000 employees. SQ is the overall leader in the Chinese industry in Production Capacity, Technology, Product quality, Turnover, Profit & Tax, and Management Ability. SQ is listed as one of the top five foundry auxiliary materials manufacturers in the world. True to SQ’s motto - The best is not good enough – SQ Group has emphasized the importance of high quality products throughout its 30-year history. SQ takes 1/3 of the market share in the industry and has sales networks in Europe, South East Asia and 40 other countries around the world. SQ possesses an impeccable reputation in this industry. People say… “if you want to buy resin, go to China”. We say… “if you want the best resin….go to SQ, Jinan”. SQ has consistently experienced strong growth by building solid partnerships with large and small customers globally. Our customers are our main focus. We strive to build strong relationships with our customers so they will trust us and rely on us to be part of their success over the long term.

Rio Tinto


From our diverse portfolio, we supply the metals and minerals that help the world to grow. Our major products are aluminium, copper, diamonds, thermal and metallurgical coal, uranium, gold, industrial minerals (borax, titanium dioxide and salt) and iron ore.
Our 60,000-plus people work in more than 40 countries across six continents. We are strongly represented in Australia and North America, and also have significant businesses in Asia, Europe, Africa and South America.
Under our Group-wide organisational structure, our five product groups – Aluminium, Copper, Diamonds & Minerals, Energy and Iron Ore – are supported by our Exploration and Technology & Innovation groups.



TEMC has been a part of the foundry industry for more than twenty years. The name is derived from the words Technology, Engineering, Material and Corporation.

We are leading supplier of metallurgical chemicals to the highest quality area of the entire foundry industry. TEMC is the number one supplier of foundry products in Asia, and has obtained the ISO 9001 quality certification.



Bradken® is a leading global manufacturer of differentiated consumable and capital products to international markets, supplying an extensive range of cast and fabricated products through four market focused divisions and an independently branded business:

  • Mineral Processing
  • Mining Products
  • Transport & Industrial Products
  • Engineered Products
  • Cast Metal Services



Elkem is one of the world’s leading companies for environment-friendly production of materials. Its principal products are solar grade silicon, silicon, special alloys for the foundry industry, carbon and microsilica.

Southern Pacific Sands

Located at Ningi approximately 40km north of Brisbane, Southern Pacific Sands is a wholesale supplier of quality washed silica sands, bio-retention filtration medium and AS4419 soil products available in bulk, servicing Brisbane and South East Queensland (SEQ).


Beijin Fangda Carbon-Tech


Fangda Carbon New Material Co., Ltd is the world leading company in carbon products researching, manufacturing and marketing, which is the only manufacturer in China that has four plants to produce graphite electrodes. Our factories are located in Lanzhou, Chengdu, Fushun and Hefei with strategy marketing purpose.



Sibelco Australia and New Zealand, processes and supplies raw materials for the Australian, New Zealand and Asian manufacturing and primary industries and is part of the Sibelco Group. Founded in 1872 Sibelco began in Belgium and has grown into a truly multinational business with more than 245 mining and production facilities worldwide and is one of the largest industrial minerals companies in the world.

Sibelco began operations in Australia and New Zealand in 2000, and has expanded the business now to employ more than 1,300 people operating a network of over 45 mines, plants, sales offices and distribution warehouses. We have inherited a long operating history in this region with the longest running site, at Lilydale in Victoria, operating continuously for over 130 years. We supply products to Glass, Mining, Agriculture, Construction and Industrial Manufacturing industries.

Rand York Minerals


Rand York Minerals (Pty) Ltd exclusively processes and markets foundry chromite sand for the London listed Xstrata Group, sourced from various suppliers in Southern Africa. All material is mined in the heart of the Bushveld Complex, the principal chromite deposit in South Africa.

Rand York was established in 1992. Our plant is conveniently situated in the heart of the Bushveld Complex alongside the railway line to Durban and Richards Bay, approximately 160km North West of Johannesburg. Our head office is in Sandton, Johannesburg.