The African Mining Roundup is a synopsis of mining activity on the continent. The October 2014 roundup covers activities that happened in August in 24 countries. It also includes more than 120 separate news items in an easy-to-read, disaggregated format.
This month’s report includes details of Toronto-listed Tsodilo Resources’ large inferred mineral resource in Block 1 of its flagship Xaudum iron project, in Botswana; the opening of London-listed diamond mining company Gem Diamonds’ Ghaghoo diamond mine, in Botswana; and LSE-listed Petra Diamonds’ recovery of a 232.08 ct white diamond at its Cullinan mine, in South Africa.
This report is a summary of information published in Engineering News and Mining Weekly, as well as of information available in the public domain, and does not purport to provide an analysis of market trends.
Published on: 13 October 2014.