The factories are spread all over the world. They use conveyor belts to transport ore, gold and even diamonds. It is one of the most economical methods in the world and looks quite amazing. However, conveyor belts are not only found in the factory, others may be built indoors and are measured in feet. But the conveyor belt to be introduced today has stretched several miles across the land.
In the depths of the African desert, there is a conveyor belt that is longer than anyone imagined. It is very long and even visible on satellite images.
▼The longest conveyor belt in the world is located in Western Sahara, 61 miles (about 100 kilometers) ▼ It is very long, even visible on satellite photos, and in some places, due to the strong winds in the desert The salt blows to the side of the conveyor belt and forms a "white" line, so it is quite well recognized on the satellite image.
▼ This conveyor belt connecting Bou Craa and El Aaiún has a maximum output value of 2000 metric tons of stones per hour.
▼ It is used to transport phosphate ore mined in Bou Craa to the port city of El Aaiún, which is then transported to different countries for fertilizer.
▼ Despite the gusts of wind, it is still the longest and most productive conveyor belt in the world, and it will still perform its tasks with due diligence.
It’s incredible, there’s such a long conveyor belt, and it’s in the desert! so cool! I feel that I can't see the end of it at all. I don't know how it delivers the goods. It takes several days to get to the destination! If you have the opportunity, I really want to have a look. If you feel incredible, then share this article!