To bring limestone from a mine in India to a cement plant in Bangladesh, the longest conveyor belt was commissioned in 2005.
There are no intermediate drives or transfers between both end pulleys.
The belt is 35 km long, 800 mm wide, type St 2500.
A new record length belt was commissioned in 2015 at Sasol's Impumelelo project in South Africa. The conveyor length is 27 km, belt width 1200 mm, type St 2000 with 7+5 mm covers. The capacity is 2400 t/h at 6,5 m/s.