Huge deposits of high quality soap stone (talc) is found in district Kuram of KPK. The deposits are in the form of lenses, pods and large masses. The soap stone is in lamellar form with excellent white. The estimated reserves are in hundreds of thousands of tons in the proven and inferred categories. The MgO content is above 30%, SiO2 in the range of 54 to 60 %, Fe is less than 0.1 %, and the deposits are free of asbestoses. The company has applied for 5 exploration licenses over 100 acres each in the area. The company has also obtained partnership rights to a leased and working deposit.