The joint project will allow increasing potash ore extraction by 1.5 million tons per year.<br> <br>Belaruskali and the German company Eickhoff have developed a technical concept of the new shearer loader. The joint project will allow increasing potash ore extraction by 1.5 million tons per year. The implementation of the programme will lead to an average increase in stope productivity by 20,000-30,000 tons per month. In addition to purchasing the new generation machines, it is planned to complete modernisation of the existing equipment. At the same time, according to Belaruskali, an agreement has been reached with the German company to increase the share ofBelarus" participation in the joint project next year.