2020 – Issue 4


Extracting value from a liability to the environment

Compliance and the unwritten rule to ‘go beyond compliance’ in the mining industry with regards to the environment is now more important than ever before.

AVZ Minerals secures SEZ status

AVZ Minerals has executed a binding MoU with the Ministry of Industry for the development of a SEZ in Manono - Democratic Republic of Congo.

Over 23,000 attendees flocked to PDAC 2020

PDAC is one of world’s premier industry events, bringing together investors, analysts, mining executives, geologists, students, and government officials.

The DRC should become the largest mining economy in Africa

"Progress being made on mining and exploration projects, notably the world class Kamoa-Kakula copper-cobalt project and Kipushi zinc project, is exciting."

Ivanhoe Mines’ DRC copper project pushing ahead

Underground development at the Kakula copper mine is ahead of schedule, and the process plant is planned for completion in Q3, 2021.
cobalt drc

Cobalt collaboration in the DRC

“The demand for cobalt is anticipated to climb steadily over the coming years as, for example, the electric vehicle sector grows."

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