Giant DRC mine marking time.

Position::Business Briefs - Democratic Republic of Congo - Brief Article

Meanwhile, development in the Democratic Republic of Congo of what is thought to be the largest high-quality copper sulphide orebody in the world is marking time as risk insurers wait for a cessation to the war in that country. The Kamoto mine near the DRC's border with Zambia has reserves of 53m tons of ore grading 4.5% copper and 0.5% cobalt. Feasibilities were completed at the end of 1999 but the project was put on hold when renewed violence...

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