Wasit General Trading LLC

United Arab Emirates




WASIT GROUP is starting to supply GILSONITE in the market locally and internationally. GILSONITE is usually black in color but sometimes it occurs as a brownish-black color. GILSONITE is a natural, resinous hydrocarbon and often called a Natural Asphalt, Asphaltite, Uintaite, or Asphaltum.

Our GILSONITE product is available in 325 mesh size. It is also available in different grades as per our clients’ requirements.




  • In paint industry
  • In polish industry
  • As carbon black wetting agents for black news ink and heat set and gravure ink
  • As a binder in wood products industry
  • In drilling mud fluids and oil well cementing
  • As asphalt modifiers
  • As foundry sands and casting sands additives
  • In cementing slurries
  • To insulate tanks, tubes and even molding
  • As a binder and additive in steel desulfurization products
  • To make waterproof coatings for water pipes
  • Asphalt driveway coat sealer
  • Solvent-based and emulsion pavement sealers
  • As a performance-enhancing agent for asphalt mixes
  • As an organic fuel in fireworks
  • For manufacture of high purity carbon electrodes in the nuclear industry
  • As a binder in metallurgical additives and refractories
  • In manufacture of con-tact and hot melt adhesives, friction products, and pipe coatings
  • In roofing materials primarily as an agent to lower the penetration of petroleum asphalt without aging or oxidizing the base Asphalt
  • In Bitumen and Asphalt production




  • Readily soluble without heating in aromatic solvents and in most chlorinated solvents
  • High Asphaltene content
  • High solubility in organic solvents
  • High purity and consistent properties
  • High molecular weight
  • High in resin and Nitrogen content

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Contact Details

Lijin Babu

Unit 2207, 22nd Floor, Julphar Office Tower, Ras al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates P.O. Box 12247, Ras Al Khaimah, , United Arab Emirates

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