Mineral Processing Industry

Where Quality Matters

About Shaheen

Established in 1966, Shaheen Grinding Mills was a limited production unit that developed into the largest grounded calcium carbonate unit in Pakistan over the years with an installed production capacity of 170,000 tonners per year in micron sizes ranging from 100 microns to 1 micron. The main attributes we take care of are; particle size, color, and purity. In addition to hard work and the use of advanced and sophisticated equipment, “Recruit, Train, Retain” is our mantra.

Glorious History

A glorious past of Shaheen with exertion and success. 


Our Products

We are using world’s top class machinery to ensure
providing finest quality products.


Ground Calcium Carbonate

Calcium carbonate, or CaCO3, comprises more than 4% of the earth’s crust and is found throughout the world.  The most common natural forms are chalk,


Coated Calcium Carbonate

Fatty acid-coated calcium carbonate (FACC) is highly compatible with polymers than the bare calcium carbonate. Therefore, FACC is extensively used as a filler

Research & Development

Our strong research and development have always given us an edge in the market. Our team has been working diligently to come up with new concepts, taking into account the current and future needs of our clients. 

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    Production Lines


We are using Hosokawa, Alpine and Ecutec Barcelona world’s top-class machinery to assure our respected customers get highest quality goods. We have a very hard-working, skilled and professional workforce. Our production staff has attended workshops and online conferences so that they remain knowledgeable, empowered and also on top of the latest technologies around the world.  We have the honor of mining 660 acres of white marble in Azad Jammu and Kashmir. There are loads of pure marble in this big field, which is sufficient in the next 100 years. Only the purest and finest marble is processed and taken to the production facilities in Pakistan, guaranteeing our respected customers good product quality.

Our Valuable Clients

We are proved to be associated with the popular names in paint, powder coating, cable, PVC, UPVC, paper, plastic, and artificial leathers. We have been united with these firms for decades and are maintaining our trust level with our clients or partners by supplying quality products.


Our production facilities around Pakistan.  



Eagle Carbonates



Shaheen Grinding Mills Pvt Ltd



Shaheen Carbonates


COVID-19’s impact on Marble & Mining

It is often said that the coronavirus has no boundaries, as evidenced by its impact on the lives and livelihoods of people around the world.


Trends In Green Technologies Towards Sustainable Growth

In the foregoing years, environmental related problems have led our concerns towards clean sustainable energy. Sustainable energy, 


Coated Calcium Carbonate

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“Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.” Warren G. Bennis

Mr. Chaudhry Iftikhar Bashir is the visionary leader who has always led the company through challenging times by putting in hard work and providing the key leadership Shaheen required to grow into the trusted brand it is today. With his interest vested in the industry, he started working part-time at the factory at a very early age during the late ’70s. Later he officially joined in 1980 and drove the company towards growth. Key clients such as Panther Tire, PVI/ATS Synthetic, Diamond Paints, and many others joined hands with him. Truly ambitious he visited UK, Germany, France, Spain, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, China, and Saudi Arabia many times to gain knowledge and expertise by participating in many exhibitions and collaborating with experts across the globe. 

His early achievements include setting up a Raymond Mill in Lahore, Pakistan by International Combustion Derbyshire, United Kingdom, and later ATP by Alpine Hosokawa, Germany.

Furthermore, initiated a Marble Mine in Muzaffarabad, Azad Jammu & Kashmir in 2007 and was the first one to start a coating mill for Calcium Carbonate in 2010. Shaheen Group is the major group of marble processing for various industries as Paints, Paper, Artificial Leather, Cables, and PVC Pipe industry. He has also received the Businessman of the Year Award in 2012. Ch. Iftikhar Bashir is the former Senior Vice Chairman of LTIA and former Chairman of Lahore Township Industries Association (LTIA). He is the President of the Pakistan Grinding Mills Association (PGMA). Former President Defense Raiwind Road Association Industrial Association (DRIBA) Former Board Member Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI)

Being a socially responsible individual, he is a member of MJF Lions Club and is a trustee of, “Subhan, the helper Trust” and a contributory member over various other platforms for which he was awarded another award of recognition by the President of Pakistan for his social work. Belonging to the Arain community he has made remarkable contributions on the platform anjuman-e-arain where he holds the status of senior vice president. Last but not least he is a Board Member Governor Punjab Social Welfare Committee (SWC) and amid his efforts, his name has been added on the wall of Covid-19 heroes in Governor House Lahore.

“The man who does not work for the love of work but only for money is likely to neither make money nor find much fun in life.” – Charles M. Schwab. 


Mr. Haji Chaudhry Bashir Ahmad a true visionary, driven by his passion and determined towards his goal set up one of the earliest grinding mills in Lahore, Pakistan in 1966. He had his interest vested in chemicals since a young age which led him to develop constructive relationships with Chemistry and Geology professors from the University of Punjab. Equipped with the appropriate knowledge on minerals and fillers he visited the potential mines and educated the local community regarding the potential benefits in the initiation of mining minerals in Pakistan. Therefore, it is safe to say that he has played the role of Grand Father in the grinding industry. 

Mr. Haji Chaudhry Bashir Ahmad was inspired by the grand legendary poet Allama Muhammad Iqbal after meeting him (add hyperlink to google page of Allama Iqbal) and named the company after his truly motivating and influential poems regarding Shaheen. (Eagle)