Ningxia Orient Tantalum Industry Co. Ltd. (“OTIC” for short hereafter,formerly as Ningxia Nonferrous Metals Smeltery which was founded in 1965) was established on April 30, 1999, and has been a public company in Shenzhen Stock Market from January 20, 2000, mainly sponsored by CNMC Ningxia Orient Group Co. Ltd.(“CNMNC for short hereafter), in conjunction with other four corporates. With the best assets and R&D achievements of the main sponsor, the company is growing into a large-size rare-metal enterprise of research, development and production.
So far the company has built six large product series including metals and alloys of tantalum, niobium, beryllium, titanium, as well as, SiC abrasive materials,and battery energy materials, etc. All kinds of product are shipped to various places in China and all over the world, being widely used in electronics, communication, aviation, airspace, metallurgy, oil chemicals, lighting, sports, medicals, atomic energy, solar energy and other fields.
As the engineering research center of metal tantalum and niobium in China, and one of the national key high-tech enterprises and industrial optimization bases recognized by the Ministry of Science and Technology of P. R. China, by their high-quality product, professional services and leading technologies, OTIC have not only consolidated the marketplace of one of the first three strongest in worldwide tantalum industry, but also grown into one of the most important manufacturers of titanium mill products, battery energy materials and PV abrasive materials.