The largest center of supply and export of red rock salt in Iran, edible red salt rock for export along with the presentation of the analysis sheet, the possibility of supply and export up to 2000 tons per month.
What is red rock salt?
Garmsar rock salt is very similar in chemical composition to the salt used in food, which we often use in cooking. Also, salt extracted from mines, in addition to food, also has industrial consumption.
This rock salt has completely clear and pure types, but some of its types have pink, pale red to bright red streaks like beets due to the presence of different elements, and 99-96% of colored rock salts are composed of sodium chloride. Sodium chloride Minerals such as calcium, iron, zinc, chromium, magnesium and sulfate are present in safe amounts.
The red rock salt we are talking about now has high amounts of iron, and the higher the amount of iron in rock salt, the redder its color becomes.
In addition to the salt mines in the Himalayas, red salt rock is also found in our country’s salt mines, especially in the salt mines of Semnan province, which has a very high quality and the highest amount of red salt ore is extracted in the Himalayan and Garmsar salt mines. And in other parts of the world, this rock salt is found in very small quantities.
Uses of red table salt
As mentioned, red rock salt has higher amounts of iron compared to other types of rock rock. Therefore, its use in the diet can help supply the body with iron. Many nutritionists recommend the use of this type of rock salt for people with anemia.
Of course, remember that the oral use of red salt rock is allowed in some countries and is prohibited in others, and in our country, Iran, for example, this issue is prohibited, and you must use refined iodized salt, and the mentioned content is more informative.
Applications of red rock salt
In addition to food, red salt rock has other uses, for example:
- Production and manufacture of salt bricks
- Making a rock salt bedside lamp
Red salt rock As a result of lighting these lampshades, air pollutants are absorbed by salt particles.
This type of rock salt is also used to make salt bricks and salt walls and salt rooms, and people who have skin and respiratory problems go to these rooms to relieve and treat their disease and spend some time in it.
Red rock Salt Export Market
The Halito complex annually extracts large quantities of red salt rock from the Garmsar mines located in Semnan province and supplies it to the country and abroad.
The most important importers of red rock salt are neighboring countries such as Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Iraq and the Persian Gulf countries.
India and China are also among the countries that are among the full customers of Halito red salt rock tablets.