Browsing: Metals & Minerals
Heavy sands miner Kenmare has reported increased production at its mine in northern Mozambique in the first six months of 2017, thanks to higher prices supported by a recovery in global demand and supply constraints at other producers.
Mozambique’s mining sector will no longer be overseen by industrial regulator the National Inspectorate of Economic Activities (INAE) as the government seeks to put in place industry-specific watchdogs. Mining [...]
The Mozambican arm of London-listed gold miner Xtract Resources has signed up a second contractor in the space of a month as it continues to develop alluvial deposits in Manica province. The subsidiary - Explorator - [...]
Shipping facilities in Maputo could compete with South Africa’s Richards Bay following an upgrade to the Matola Coal Terminal (Terminal de Carvão da Matola, TCM), according to its management company. The upgrade at the [...]
Mozambique’s resources minister has backed the creation of artisanal mining co-operatives to improve safety and regulation. Speaking on a recent visit to Cabo Delgado, Letícia Klemens said that if informal miners [...]
Mozambique President Filipe Nyusi re-opened a graphite mine and processing plant in northern Mozambique on Wednesday, the first of a number of planned graphite mines in the province of Cabo Delgado. The mine and its [...]
The battle for control of the owner of Mozambique’s Montepuez ruby mine appears to be over with Pallinghurst Resources set to complete a £211 million ($269m) takeover. London-listed Gemfields has resisted the hostile move from the South African investor since it was first tabled last month, [...]