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Lithium-ion battery developer and manufacturer Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Limited, or CATL, and RCS Global Group have launched a landmark responsible sourcing partnership.
In this webinar, there will be discussions around how mining companies, project developers and international suppliers can penetrate the DRC mining market.
The attitude towards cobalt mined by artisanal and small-scale miners (ASM) has come a long way in just a few short years. Once under the spotlight by end users as a questionable, high-risk source of cobalt, but more recently under the spotlight as an increasingly safe, stable and traceable source of cobalt.
Volkswagen has joined the “Cobalt for Development” initiative and is thus supporting efforts to minimize these risks.
An all-inclusive approach is what is needed to curb illegal sourcing and trafficking of mineral resources in Africa’s Great Lakes region.
Congolese mining company Entreprise Générale du Cobalt, or EGC, signed an offtake agreement with commodity trading group Trafigura in a bid to fomalise artisanal and small-scale cobalt mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Minespider and LuNa Smelter, a responsible tin producer in Rwanda, have partnered to implement Minespider’s OreSource blockchain tool.
"There is a lot of Investment money floating around looking for a home, and looking for risk on which it can be rewarded."
"We recognised Rwanda’s strategy and efforts to become a hub in the region, especially for the 3Ts."