The production of charcoal in Cuba is an ecologically clean and beneficial process. Our charcoal is made out of hard and semi-hard wood trees of higher quality with Marabu. This joined to the height of professionalism and the producers’s and our employees’s experience guarantees our clients’s complete satisfaction.
The quantity of ( mighting calorific ) emitted energy for coal when to take effect a chemical reaction of oxidation, fluctuates arround 33 thousand kilojoules per kilogram, wich exceeds that of Wood which does not surpass the 21 thousand kilojoules for kilogram. The charcoal commercialized by our company has the following physical-chemical characteristics:
Arboreal species: Hardwood, Marabu
Elaboration: Traditional ovens.
Caloricity: 6500 Kca/Kg.
Maximum humidity allowed: 6,54%.
Fixed charcoal: 69,66%.
Dimension: Mixed shapes 50 mm between 250 mm
Time of incandescence: 4-5 hours.
Sound: Metallic, it does not spark or explodes neither, burning with smokelessflame.
We are an accredited and allowed Company, located in Havana, Cuba specialized in the Export and Distribution of Vegetable Coal of Marabou and other mixtures of Hard and Semi-hard Woods, all of Cuban Origin. Experience of more than 15 years. We assist the European, Asia, Africa, and North,Central and South American Market. Capacity of Delivery, according to the necessities of our Clients. Our Commitment is that our clients are satisfied with our products and the Seriousness of our Work. In these moments we are exporting in bags of polipropileno laminated in white, weight among 18.5 to 20 Kgs. The shipments are from Cuban ports. The containers weight between 19 to 21 MT.
Charcoal is a combustible solid material that gets from the heating of woods to close temperatures to the 700 degrees Celsius, in the absence of air, this process of production begins at ovens. In the event of the craft traditional oven, he has to do with a process that comes true open-cast. First the wood piled up with straw and land is lined, next the wood smoulders during 10 or 12 days, to become vegetal coal.
The conversion among the wooden utilized quantity and the quantity of resulting charcoal comes from approximately 4 tons of firewood for 1,5 of coal.After the coal of ovens was extracted, it is transferred to centers of beneficial where it is selected or benefit of manual form or with machine, getting finally packed in polipropileno’s bags of 15 or 20 kg sealed sewn by hand or machine.
DTY, company leader in international commercialization of charcoal, was the pioneer company in the exportation of Cuban coal, acquiring in April of the 2003, the two first containers produced in Cuba bound for the european market.
During the past 10 years, DTY S.A. has maintained a subsidiary at cuban territory, where several specialists that guarantee the control and supervision of the quality of this exportable item labor, keeping in touch with productive companies and exporters from Cuba. Our company has maintained during all these years, a solid and increasing commercial relation with his european clients, consolidating important niches in the markets from Europa. The more frequent consumers of our coal are some chains of hotels, restaurants, pizza restaurants, and a less important no family sector that utilizes it in barbecued beefs or grills, die the exquisite aroma and taste of the final product.
The charcoal exported by DTY fulfills minimal requirements of quality, among the ones that meet :
-Approximate Long dimensions: 50 mm between 250 mm
-Thickness: To 5-6 cms ( as many as 2 cms ).
-Defendant of manual form through sieves or hardware bottlers.
-Free presentation of coaldust, dust or another strange matters.
-Packed polipropileno’s Bags of 20Kg, sometimes 10 kg.paperbags, conveniently sealed by hand or sewn to machine, exported in 40 HQ’s containers without to palletize, with as many as 20 tons.