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How 800 million pounds of Himalayan salt are mined each year

The pink salt comes from remnants of ancient seabeds that crystallised 600 million years ago. It’s mined deep inside the mountains of Pakistan at the Khewra Salt Mine. Historically, Pakistan has seen little of the profits, even though pink salt is sold as a gourmet product worldwide. Visit Business Insider’s […]
How 800 million pounds of Himalayan salt are mined each year
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Why pink Himalayan salt is so expensive

Pink Himalayan salt is used in specialty foods, spa treatments, and even home design, believed to have health benefits and healing properties. This salt has a slightly higher amount of minerals than table salt, but that doesn’t mean it’s healthier. 100 grams of pink Himalayan salt can cost $US5 to […]
Why pink Himalayan salt is so expensive