The main focus of Shark Bay Salt is maintaining long-term relationships with its customers, providing competitive pricing, the highest quality products and streamlined logistical management services.

Salt conveyed to saltpile.
Salt being added to the saltpile.Aerial view of ship docked in Shark Bay.

Performance and reliability

Shark Bay Salt is committed to providing the following to staff and the community:

  • A safe and welcoming work environment
  • Good work–life balance
  • Celebration of cultural diversity
  • Protection of the environment
  • Delivery of results to stakeholders.

We are able to commit to all these points because we are confident our production environment, equipment and maintenance of operations meet the highest industry standards.

Our entire product is exported by bulk carrier ship using our own ship-loading facilities. Both Shark Bay and Onslow operate 24/7 load ports year round. Shark Bay’s port facility was renewed in 2009, accommodates ships up to 45,000 DWT, and operates at a loading rate of 22,000 MT per day. Onslow’s port accommodates ships up to 55,000 DWT, and operates at a loading rate of 25,000 MT per day.

Shark Bay produces 1.3 million tonnes of salt per year; Onslow Salt produces 2.7 million tonnes.