In 2012, RAFA mining industry group stablished as a mining company and its activities in field of extraction, exploitation, exploration and processing of minerals, such as gold, iron ore, silica and magnesium mines.
Mines undergoing extraction operations and having exploitation and mineral production units include:
- Zartorosht gold mine located at south of Kerman province which has been under extraction since 2014 and in the first half of 2017 its gold ingot processing and production unit has been established and expected to be commissoned in the first half of 2019 as well.
- Silica mine located in Tabas town which has been under extraction and exploitation since 2015.
Mines under exploration include:
- Gazu mine having capacity of extraction of specific minerals like, copper and iron ore located in Tabas town which still is under exploration and mineral content estimation.