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The Quartz Corp

The French-American Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome The Quartz Corp among our members! Thanks to The Quartz Corp, today’s world and high-tech industries would not be the same without Spruce Pine, North Carolina. The company established its headquarters in this idyllic mountain town, source of the world’s purest quartz because of a unique geological event that took place 380 million years ago.

The Quartz Corp is a key supplier of high Purity Quartz sand for the semiconductor, solar, optical fiber and lighting markets. The company success is due not only to a complex proprietary process, but also to a strong commitment to health and safety. Its plants and mines won multiple awards for outstanding performance in safety, including the Mining Star Award in 2017 and 2018.

The Quartz Corp commitment to Social and Environmental responsibility also plays a large role in its operations. In 2018, the company hosted its first annual volunteer impact day, which involved work at 7 schools, 10 residences, 1 assisted living facility and the Toe River.

The Quartz Corp is registered in Paris, France, with further offices in SprucePine (NC - US), Asheville (NC - US), Cornwall (UK), Drag (NO), Oslo (NO), and Shanghai (CN).  The company was formed in 2011 as a joint venture between Imerys and Norsk Mineral AS

 

 

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