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CIMBAR Performance Minerals, founded in 1914 on a rich legacy of product excellence and consistent, uncompromising service, delivers critical raw materials to industries around the world. 2014 is the 100 year anniversary of our organization. We are recognized globally as the leading supplier of barium sulfate and a top-tier, high aspect-ratio talc supplier. Cimbar also offers a broad line of other industrial mineral including calcium carbonate, sodium bentonite, magnesium hydroxide and Recycled Mineral Filler processed to satisfy the unique and changing demands of your industry. Our widespread production capability consists of six processing facilities in the United States and one processing facility in China is linked closely with strong networks of stocking distributors.  (One additional production facility in China to be completed by year-end 2014) You receive the products you want, packaged to suit your specifications, when and where you need them.
Cimbar is backed by the resources of United Minerals and Properties; we are well positioned to serve our rapidly growing customer base. We leverage our capabilities in worldwide transportation, processing know-how, and financial strength offering our network of distributors, state-of-the-art processing facilities, and well-experienced support staff.


As the leading international supplier of barium sulfate and a major producer of talc, magnesium hydroxide and calcium carbonate, we constantly seek new solutions utilizing the most up-to-date mineral processing technology and know-how. By listening to your needs and carefully following our ISO 9000 based quality systems, we can deliver the products that not only meet our rigid specifications, but also conform to your specific formulation requirements.


With a strong belief in establishing a long-term relationship with each of our customers, we continue to pursue new technologies and generate new ideas for your success. Our technical sales support team and laboratory specialists gladly lend their industry expertise to your unique applications while being supported by our company’s research and problem solving expertise. Our distribution network and direct technical sales support team are able to provide full-service support to help you reach your performance and profit goals.