WELCOME TO BRAZIL MINERALS, INC.
Brazil Minerals, Inc. (OTC: BMIX) is a U.S. holding company with Brazilian mining properties that produce rough diamonds, gold, and sand, and a business that manufactures and sells mortar.
Our intention is to become a premier diversified and profitable company focused on Brazil.
BMIX owns 100% of Mineração Duas Barras Ltda. (“MDB”), a Brazilian producer and seller of polished and rough diamonds, gold bars, and industrial-use sand. MDB operates a fully-operational mining concession with the largest alluvial processing plant for diamonds and gold in Latin America, and has the Brazilian permit to export its production. MDB has one mining concession and another mineral right, both for diamonds and gold, in the Jequitinhonha River valley, state of Minas Gerais, a well-known area for diamonds and gold for over two centuries.
BMIX owns 50% of RST Recursos Minerais Ltda. (“RST”), a Brazilian company with 10 mining concessions and 12 other mineral rights for diamond and gold, all in the Jequitinhonha River valley. Many of the RST areas are located near MDB’s plant.
BMIX owns 100% of BMIX Participações Ltda. (“BMIXP”), a Brazilian company that owns the mineral right for the Apui-Borba gold project, a 24,700-acre area in the state of Amazonas, in the Amazon region of Brazil. This large mineral area has known gold deposits and prospects for copper and other minerals. BMIXP also has 4 mineral rights for diamonds and gold in the Jequitinhonha River valley.
BMIX owns 100% of Hercules Brasil Ltda. (“HB”), a Brazilian company with an operating plant and a line of three mortar products under the brand name “Hercules”. HB’s plant is located 30 miles from MDB’s sand mine.