We from Maras, a village in the Sacred Valley of the Incas in Cusco Peru. We are the fourth generation of a traditional Peruvian family, we have been living in Maras since the nineteenth century until these days. The families own salt terraces which have been passed down from generation to generation in the families of Maras.
We promote and sell the amazing Inca Maras salt and other Peruvian products locally as well as internationally to retail and wholesale. In Peru we have managed to build a good reputation at a national level and our clients express positive feedback about working with us. On an international level and now with presence in Europe we aim to accomplish the same results.
The Inca salt mines are located in Maras, Cusco Peru. Maras is a town in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, with about 7,167 inhabitants (census 2007). For many generations, the salt is the main economic source of living for the population. Therefore by consuming the Inca salt we are also helping the Maras’ families.
The salt is hand harvested by the locals and exists there already for more than 2000 years. The Inca salt can be presented in different kinds; Pink salt, fine salt, grinded salt, non-grinded salt and extra salt. The Inca Maras salt has 84 minerals, the most important for human consumption are; calcium, iron, magnesium, zinc and iodine.
If you have any questions we will be very happy to answer them!
We are registered in the Chamber of Commerce:
Soledad Llave Gamarra
Raul Arroyo Llave