AUTLÁN is a Mexican company engaged in MANGANESE, ENERGY and PRECIOUS METALS. The company was founded in 1953 and has been recognized as a reliable supplier because of its high-quality products and commercial service. With regard to manganese, Autlán is the largest producer of manganese ferroalloys in the Americas and is the most important producer of manganese ore in North and Central America. Autlán is focused on fulfilling the manganese needs from the steel industry as well as the specialized manganese requirements from the dry battery, ceramic and micro nutrient producers. The company owns three manganese mining units and three ferroalloy plants.