Kfar Giladi Quarries

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מחצבות כפר גלעדי

An Israeli agricultural cooperative active in quarrying.

Kfar Giladi Quarries operates the Yatir Quarry in the occupied West Bank. The quarry is active since 1988, is located on the lands of the Palestinian village ad-Dhahiriya close to the Israeli settlement of Teneh Omarim. In 2019, the quarry spread over 398.28 Dunam of land, while in 2022 it reached 626.1 Dunam of land, as part of a 52/30 expansion plan by the Israeli Civil Administration (ICA) in the occupied West Bank      , the Civil Administration Higher Planning Committee and the subcommittee for Mining and Quarrying.

The company quarries produce raw materials for construction and infrastructure. Quarry materials include road substrates, gravel, concrete, asphalt, and mosaic materials for the paving industry, granulates for buildings, micro lime powders, and natural quartz.