Welcome to Oman Chromite Company(S.A.O.G)


Established: 1991 by the Royal Decree No. 65/91

What is Chromite?


Chromite is an oxide mineral composed of chromium, iron, and oxygen (FeCr2O4). It is dark gray to black in color with a metallic to submetallic luster and a high specific gravity.

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Properties of Chromite


Chromite can be challenging to identify. Several properties must be considered to differentiate it from other metallic ores. Hand specimen identification of chromite requires a consideration of: color, specific

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Chromite and Solid Solution


Magnesium frequently substitutes for iron in chromite. A solid solution series exists between the mineral chromite (FeCr2O4) and the isomorphous mineral magnesiochromite (MgCr2O4).

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Stratiform, Podiform, and Beach Sands


Small amounts of chromite are found in many types of rock. However, chromite deposits that are large enough for mining are generally found in: 1) stratiform deposits (large masses of igneous rock

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Uses of Chromite


Chromium is a metal used to induce hardness, toughness, and chemical resistance in steel. The alloy produced is known as "stainless steel. When alloyed with iron and nickel,

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Chromium Production and Recycling in Oman


Chromium is not mined in the Oman. The chromium consumed by Oman industry comes from: A) other countries in the form of chromite ore, ferrochromium or chromium metal; or, B) chromium

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Company Overview of Oman Chromite Company(SAOG)

Oman Chromite Company SAOG engages in the mining and marketing of chromite ore in the Sultanate of Oman. It produces and sells refractory materials, such as chips and fines, as well as metal lumps. The company was founded in 1991 and is based in Sohar, the Sultanate of Oman.





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The mountains of Oman are rich in mineral deposits. Copper ore is being mined in the northern Oman. The ore is processed into electrolytically refined copper cathodes for export. Gold and silver are produced as by-products for export. The Sultanate has also started mining chromite and exporting since early 80's. Geological and geophysical surveys have also revealed deposits of asbestos and thin beds of manganese. Gypsum and limestone are being exploited for the cement factories and exported. High quality marble is being quarried at several locations and marble products are exported. Oman is rich in high quality quartzite of grade SiO2 99%.
Aggregates for the construction Industry is gaining importance for exports to GCC countries.
Oman's economy has grown dramatically over the past two decades. The backbone of this economy, as of any other, is a reliable and efficient system of transport and communication. Today Oman has facilities that are comparable with the best in the world.
• An excellent urban network of roads to most Middle East countries.
• An international airport at Seeb with extensive air cargo facilities and domestic.
• Airport at Salalah. Sohar airport in under construction.
• A number of domestic terminals at important centers such as Salalah, Musandam, Masirah, and Sur.
• Ultra modern port facilities at Port of Sohar, Raysut and Sultan Qaboos Ports.
• Sohar has developed as an industrial hub.
Established: 1991 by the Royal Decree No. 65/91
Mission: Working the country's numerous chrome ore deposits.
Vision: OCC is a public shareholding company working in the mining sector. Our vision is to develop the activities of the company and expand in the studies, production, processing, and marketing the minerals. We believe that this can be achieved through the continuous improvement in our working environment, the best utilization of our resources and developing our competitive advantages through time commitment, fair prices, and best quality.
Our objective at the end is to make the minerals as one of the major income sources to the country and improve the worth of our shareholders and employees.



SATISFACTION

100 %

LONG PARTNERSHIP

90 %

CLIENTS RACCOMANDATIONS

85 %

Chrome market in Oman has gained lot of importance. We keep updated with the global trends and sell our products at best prices. This improves profitability and income to government as Royalty. Dividends are paid to shareholders continuously.
After sales service:
In order to keep long term successful business relationship with our customer, we make sure that after-sales-service is at our core consideration. However, OCC has developed its own preventive action procedures against all possible and potential after-sale-service problems.
Customer service:
With diversified range of product (grade and size), excellent delivery time and product information our staff is fully prepared to satisfy our consumer needs.
OCC promise:
For the maximum customer satisfaction, we will continuously promote product and service improvement to provide our customer with perfect quality ore under the company motto "Quality is Our Continuous Commitment".

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sales service

In order to keep long term successful business relationship with our customer

Customer service

With diversified range of product (grade and size), excellent delivery time and product

OCC promise

For the maximum customer satisfaction, we will continuously promote product and service

OCC Commitment

Chrome market in Oman has gained lot of importance. We keep updated with the global trends