Bauxite excavation in Montenegro is exclusively organized and managed by Uniprom-Metali.

Since October 2015 up to date, Uniprom-Metali has invested more than EUR 5 million in capacity increase, equipment overhaul and modernization of plant facilities it had purchased from bankrupted Rudnici Boksita SC

The first exploration activities aimed at exploring red bauxite ore in Montenegro were taken back in 1936, and the first exploitation afterwards, in 1948 at the ore deposit Zagrad.

The production realized in the same year was 7.643 tons. Five years later the record production of 100.252 tons was recorded, which was realized with 5 newly opened mines (Zagrad, Kutsko Brdo, Bunić, Gornje Polje and Kosjerić).

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