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Welcome to the MPANI

Welcome to the home of the Mineral Products Association Northern Ireland*, working towards a secure future and a socially responsible aggregates industry.

MPANI is affiliated to the Mineral Products Association. The MPA is the trade association for the aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, dimension stone, lime, mortar and silica sand industries.

*Formerly known as QPANI, Quarry Products Association Northern Ireland

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Have any queries about the work of the Mineral Products Association Northern Ireland, aggregates or the quarry products industry

Our Strategy

This high level document sets out priorities that we want politicians and decision makers to address and in turn it highlights our Industry commitments to them and wider society.

Economic impact of Geoscience Industry on NI Economy

The Ulster University Economic Policy Centre (UUEPC) was commissioned by the Department for the Economy (DfE) “to research the economic value and impact of the geosciences sector to the NI economy…”

MPA Sharing Good Practice

MPA’s ‘Sharing good practice 2019/20’ is available for download from The Guide includes the best entries from the 2019 Health & Safety Awards and links to short videos of the winners and runners up.

Sustainable Development Report

Data & Developments 2019/2020

MPA published its Sustainability report which demonstrates the Mineral Products Industry’s commitment to action on sustainable and evidence based reporting..

Roadmap to Beyond Net Zero

The UK concrete and cement industry has developed a roadmap to beyond net zero by 2050 – removing more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere than it emits each year.

You can download the roadmap from

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Proud of our Past. Embracing our Future

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Looking to the Future:

Latest MPANI News & Publications

Proud of our Past. Embracing our Future

We are the foundation stone of homes, roads , schools and hospitals and play a vital role in creating employment and supporting and developing our communities. Our industry has a positive impact on the quality of life of every man, woman and child in Northern Ireland...