It was the first of a number of big investments in Liberias iron ore sector, seen as a trendsetter for investors that followed. Under its agreement with the Government of Liberia, negotiated in 2005 a re-negotiated contract was signed in 2006, the worlds largest steel producer ArcelorMittal obtained a 25-year concession for iron ore extraction.
bid proposals for the exploration and mining of Iron Ore in the socalled Bong Range of Liberia the Bong Project, as described in Tender Documents dated January 23, 2008, as amended the Bong Range Tender. E. On or about May 23, 2008, China Union Investment Co. Ltd, a company. Inquire Now Damning report released on iron ore giant China Union
By Paul Ash Ask an iron ore miner what he thinks of West Africa in 2012 and the answer will likely be boom time. Mining companies and investors, including some heavyweight industrial combines in China, are pouring into the region in a quest for iron ore, driving a railway-building and mining boom whose worth JPMorgan Chase amp Co recently estimated at 25bn.
Jun 14, 2010 China Union 000036.SZ snatched up an iron ore concession at the start of 2009 and ArcelorMittal ISPA.AS, Russias Severstal CHMF.MM, and Jersey-based AmLib Holdings Plc are also active in the country.
Liberia is a West African nation with significant reserve of iron ore and a major exporter of iron ore among African countries. In this study, the water quality from China Union Iron Ore Mine of ...
Nov 08, 2012 Senegal will resolve a legal dispute with ArcelorMittal before negotiating with other companies on developing its iron-ore reserves, the state mining company said.
Aug 31, 2012 Since 2006, the government has signed 19bn worth of concession agreements covering the mining, agriculture and forestry sectors. In September 2011, ArcelorMittal became the first company to ship iron ore out of Liberia since the end of the civil conflict in
The studies will also include the assessment of options for the evacuation of the iron ore either through Guinean rail and port infrastructure or through neighboring Liberia. The proposed Nimba Iron Ore Mine is located in an enclave adjacent to a World Heritage Site WHS and UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, in a concession area where mining activity ...
LIBERIA The government of Liberia is to convene discussions this year which could lead to Sable Mining exporting iron ore from neighbouring Guinea using the 273 km Yekepa - Buchanan line. The former Lamco railway was rehabilitated by ArcelorMittal and operations restarted in 2011 under a 2006 mineral development agreement ...
Apr 30, 2010 Output will begin in 2012 with 10 million tons of iron ore and reach 50 million tons by 2015, Vale said. It will pay 500 million up front for a 51 percent stake in
The large-scale West-Africa based Nimba iron ore project is located in Guinea but involves collaboration with the neighbouring countries of Liberia and Ivory Coast. The Challenge. Royal HaskoningDHVs services were enlisted in 2011 and 2012 to undertake the port location study and design.