“Our good friends at CNMC are aware of the challenges of discovering and building a new world-scale copper, nickel, zinc, or platinum-group metals mine."
As the mining industry comes to terms with COVID-19, new Ivanhoe Mines president, MARNA CLOETE, certainly has her work cut out.
Le ministre des Mines de la RDC répond aux questions au début de l’évènement numérique DRC Mining Week.
“We are so proud of our digital event line-up and the support that the industry has shown,” says Elodie Delagneau, Event Director of DRC Mining Week.
Underground development at Ivanhoe Mines’ Kakula copper mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to advance ahead of schedule with more than 15.4 km now complete, which is 4.7 km ahead of plan.
While some mining operations have been able to continue production despite COVID-19 experts agree the mining industry faces a tough post-pandemic period.
"The DRC government has to reassure the mining sector on its ability to create a secure and stable investment and operating environment."