When the eagerly anticipated PFS for Kakula copper mine operated by Ivanhoe Mines it outlined the development plan for the world’s 2nd largest copper mine.
Ivanplats is fast-tracking a feasibility study on a smaller-scale, early-stage development plan using Shaft 1 as a production shaft at Platreef.
Palladium prices continue to surge topping $1,800/oz as stricter air-quality rules boost demand for the metal used in vehicle pollution-control devices.
Regional success stories in the mining sector and financial incentives for exploration and investment part of discussions in Rwanda this month.
Multi-listed Ivanhoe Mines has reported that underground development at the Kakula copper mine in the DRC has reached high-grade ore within the deposit.
The DRC government is adamant the new Mining Code is here to stay and mining companies have to adopt to the new operating conditions.
Construction of the new highway directly linking the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project to the Kolwezi airport is progressing rapidly.
Excellent progress is being made in the construction of the Kakula copper mine – the stage one, 6 Mtpa operation – on the tier-one Kamoa-Kakula project in the Democratic Republic of Congo.