MILENIA is a salt Stone which lies within the heart of Spanish South‐East mountains known as “Sierra del Carche”. This salt was deposited in the depth of the ancient Tethys Sea and it has been kept untouched for millions of years free from pollution and contamination. This salt is now taken back to us using a clean and respectful extracting process, so that you can enjoy the real time flavor on your dishes.”
Year 2019 AD
MILENIA is born to provide you with a flavor 200 million years old.
Year 2017 AD
Bitcoins increase their price up to 1800%
Year 2014 AD
JUMSAL revamps the production units, crystallization, refined and packing to offer the most pure flavor of the ancient salt found at Sierra del Carche.
Year 2004 AD
JUMSAL gets the BRC and IFS safety food certificates which guarantee the highest quality in production and commercialization of the ancient salt of Sierra del Carche
Year 1997 AD
Google appears in the market and the world will never be the same.
Year 1991 AD
JUMSAL starts producing salt using the leaching in deep cavern method followed by vacuum evaporation of brines.
Year 1978 AD
Spain becomes a fully Democratic Country.
Year 1968 AD
JUMSAL is founded to manage the salt mines at Sierra del Carche
Year 1960 AD
The Beatles play their first massive concert.
Year 1616 AD
Cervantes writes his best-seller “Don Quijote”
Year 1563 AD
King Philip II of Spain nationalized the salt mines of Sierra del Carche and expropriates them from the Council of Jumilla which was the former owner.
Year 1266 AD
Castilian´s King Alphonse X conquers the Kingdom of Murcia in South East Spain and dictates rules for the sale of salt as part of the Crown´s commerce.
Year 1168 AD
Muhámmad ibn Mardanís, “the Wolf King”, stops the Almohades army in Xarq Al-Ándalus.
Year 713 AD
The powerful Visigothic Theodomirus signs an agreement with the Muslim Musa by which the region of Murcia becomes an autonomous Kingdom within Al-Andalus
Year 476 AD
Visigoths and Byzantines fight for the control of Sierra del Carche
Year 380 AD
Christianism becomes the official religion of the Roman Empire.
Hannibal crosses the Alps and fights against the Romans in Italy.
The Phoenicians bring the International Commerce to our Region.
The first documented salt mine in history, located at Shanxi (China).
First establishment of Man at Sierra del Carche.
The first “homo sapiens” appears on earth.
5 million years B.C.
The rupture of the existing rock barrier at Gibraltar strait, let the sea water from the Atlantic come into the Mediterranean Sea and defines, in scarcely two years period, the new limits of the sea that can be seen today.
6 million years B.C.
The Messiniam Salinity Crisis. The Mediterraneam Sea went into a cycle of partly or nearly complete desiccation, leaving huge layers of salt behind. These layers will be later on pushed up by tectonics movements to shape the Sierra del Carche.
60 million years B.C.
The Sea of Tethys is finally shaped to become the Mediterranean Sea as it is known nowadays.
200 million years B.C.
The Pangea Continent begins to break apart. The continents movement gives shape to the Tethys Sea. The marine salt depositing in the depth of the sea will become, much later, the ancient salt of Sierra del Carche.
300 million years B.C.
All the emerging land existing on the Earth is assembled into only one supercontinent named Pangea.
4.390 million years B.C.
The great numbers of collisions of giant asteroids, many of them made of ice, with the just born Earth, give way to the formation of the Oceans.
-13.800 million years B.C.
The Universe is created by the Big-Bang. Time begins.