Cheetham Salt Limited (Australia), a wholly owned subsidiary of CK Life Sciences Int'l., (Holdings) Inc, is Australia's largest producer and refiner of solar salt.
Founded by Richard Cheetham in 1888.Cheetham Salt is proud of its long-term commitment to Australian manufacturing and sees its contribution as an integral part of Australian industry.
Our aim is to build our product and service offering for the Australian and Asian markets. With an established business in Indonesia and a sales office in Japan, we are well positioned to distribute goods throughout the Asia Pacific region. Cheetham Salt Limited (Australia) currently operates 6 solar salt fields and 4 refineries throughout Australia with the capacity to produce 800,000 tonnes annually.
Our fields and facilities can supply salt for every need, ranging from table salt to entire ship loads of industrial salt. As part of our vision to become the premier provider of value added solar salt products; we continue to invest and form strategic partnerships with companies throughout Australia and abroad.
We are committed to and live by our SALT values of Safety, Accountability, Lean and Teamwork. By living our values, we aim to deliver on our Customer Value Proposition of “minimising risk and creating value in our customers eyes”. We achieve this via our PEER approach (Partnership, Expertise, Ease of doing business and being Reliable). Cheetham Salt Limited (Australia) is part of the Cheetham Salt Group. The group also includes Dominion Salt Limited (NZ) and Cheetham Garam Indonesia.