Platinum Group Metals
While the COVID-19 pandemic has had a major negative effect on the platinum market, the outlook for 2020 is better than expected, according to the World Platinum Investment Council.
"The DRC government has to reassure the mining sector on its ability to create a secure and stable investment and operating environment."
Uncertainty surrounding the economic and social impact of COVID-19, along with significant central bank intervention, continued to drive inflows into gold.
The median score for Africa on the investment attractiveness index showed a decrease of five points this year making it the worst performing region.
Tanzanian Gold Corporation has engaged PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate Finance to assist in securing project financing for construction of two gold mining projects at Buckreef, in Tanzania.
After a decade of deflation in renewable energy costs approaching 10% annually, and an extended global economic lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, the credit appeal of coal-fired power plants has never looked worse.
Given the increased macro-economic uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Katanga Mining has implemented a number of measures to minimise cash outflows at its 75%-owned subsidiary Kamoto Copper Company, which operates in the Democratic Republic of Congo.