Applied Minerals, Inc., a leading global producer of halloysite clay, expanded its distribution network through a new partnership with KODA Distribution Group
. KDG, which includes the EW Kaufmann and Ribelin subsidiaries, is a leading distributor of specialty chemical products to CASE (coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers), construction, personal care, lubricants/metalworking, agriculture, pharma and urethanes end markets. EW Kaufmann will represent Applied Minerals as its exclusive sales distributor for DRAGONITE halloysite clay for the Eastern region of the US and Ribelin in the Southeast.
“We are excited about being part of this new venture and its unique technology,” Dan Gruber, president of KODA CASE, said. “Based on our expertise and experience, we are confident about opening new markets and applications for DRAGONITE halloysite clay.”