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Alufer Mining Limited – Developing Independent Bauxite ...

Alufer is an independent mining company with significant bauxite assets in the Republic of Guinea. The Company’s flagship project is the Bel Air mine which commenced production in August 2018.

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Untouched Riches: The Growing Mining Industry of Guinea

The mining industry contributes more than 15 percent of Guinea’s GDP, and the government, which has come a long way in stabilizing and forcing out corruption in recent years, is committed to ...

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Major bauxite mining hub hit by riots in Guinea | Africanews

Riots have paralyzed a major bauxite mining hub in Guinea, Africa’s top producer, as residents erected barricades and burned tires to protest against high pollution levels and power cuts ...

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Bakary Conde - Conakry, Guinea - MINING People | MINING.com

View Bakary Conde's mining profile on MINING.com. MINING.com connects mining's largest online social network. Discover jobs, news, people, courses, markets, and more. Bakary Conde - Conakry ...

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Colas : In the bauxite mines of Guinea-Conakry - The world ...

In the bauxite mines of Guinea-Conakry. In Guinea-Conakry, Colas is constructing the infrastructures required for bauxite mining operations. Beneath the surface of Guinea-Conakry are thought to lie half of the world’s bauxite reserves, i.e. some 25 billion tons.

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Guinea’s Simandou deal opens new opportunities in the ...

Mar 18, 2019· Steinmetz is seen during a business event in Tel Aviv - Photo: Reuters The shock reconciliation between the government and Israeli mining magnate Beny Steinmetz announced on 21 February seems to be good news for the already buzzing Guinean mining sector. Steinmetz is the subject of several court ...

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Guinea - The New York Times

Apr 23, 2019· Breaking news and archival information about its people, politics and economy from The New York Times. World news about Guinea. NYTimes.com no …

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Guinea - Wikipedia

Guinea is divided into eight administrative regions and subdivided into thirty-three prefectures. Conakry is Guinea's capital, largest city, and economic centre. Nzérékoré, located in the Guinée forestière region in Southern Guinea, is the second largest city.

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Guinea Mining Industry News Monitoring Service & Press ...

Guinea iron ore prospectors set sights on ArcelorMittal rail * ArcelorMittal wants rail capacity to boost its output * Robert Friedland has been interested in BHP project * Guinea keen for iron ore potential to be developed By Barbara Lewis and Saliou Samb LONDON/CONAKRY, June 5 (Reuters) - …

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Siguiri Gold Mine, Republic of Guinea, West Africa ...

The Siguiri gold mine is found within the Siguiri District in the north-east of the Republic of Guinea, West Africa, about 850km from the capital city of Conakry. The nearest important town is Siguiri (approximately 50,000 inhabitants), located on the banks of the Niger River. Bamako, the capital of …

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afrimarine-guinea.com - Your ship agent in west africa

Afrimarine is a ship agency based in Guinea, Conakry, providing superior quality ship agency services in Kamsar, Conakry, Freetown, Sierra Leone, and most west african ports.

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Chalco targets Guinea bauxite production by end-2019 ...

Jun 11, 2018· * Aluminum Corp of China says it has entered into an agreement with the government of Guinea to develop the Boffa bauxite project in the west of the country. * Agreement was signed in Conakry …

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Mining industry of Guinea - Wikipedia

The mining industry of Guinea was developed during colonial rule.The minerals extracted consisted of iron, gold, diamond, and bauxite. Guinea ranks first in the world in bauxite reserves and 6th in the extraction of high-grade bauxite, the aluminium ore. The mining industry and exports of mining products accounted for 17% of Guinea’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2010.

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Guinea: train to transport bauxite in service soon ...

Guinea's new railway line will begin the transportation of bauxite by June 2021. ... (250 km north of Conakry), then to transport and process the ore for export, thanks to an alumina refinery to ...

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Guinea country profile - BBC News

May 14, 2018· Guinea's mineral wealth makes it potentially one of Africa's richest countries, but its people are among the poorest in West Africa. Experiments with socialism and a …

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Guinea Conakry - FRANCE24

French-Israeli businessman under house arrest in Israel over Guinea mining scandal 16/12/2016 The French banker at the centre of a Guinean mining scandal

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Guinea boosts power output to foster bauxite refining ...

Apr 27, 2019· CONAKRY (Reuters) - Guinea expects to boost its energy production capacity by nearly four-fold over the next six years as it pushes mining companies to refine their bauxite output locally, the ...

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Guinea - BBC News

All the latest news about Guinea from the BBC. All the latest news about Guinea from the BBC. Homepage. ... Riots erupted in the capital Conakry and other cities in February and March after local ...

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Guinea gives preliminary go-ahead for new ... - MINING.COM

Apr 27, 2018· CONAKRY, April 27 (Reuters) – Guinea’s government said on Friday that it had approved plans to award a mining contract to a Netherlands-based company to …

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Guinea | World | The Guardian

Beny Steinmetz settles dispute with Guinea over iron ore project ... More than 150 people were killed at Conakry’s football stadium when a peaceful opposition protest was attacked by the ruling ...

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Home - smguinee

Apr 26, 2019· Symposium Mines Guinea (SMG 2019), will take place from 24 – 26 April 2019, in Conakry, Republic of Guinea. The event is organised by the Ministry of Mines & Geology, Republic of Guinea, in association with AME Trade Ltd, United Kingdom. ... African Mining News . Construction & Engineering Digest ...

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Here's What You Need to Know About Guinea - Africa.com

Mar 31, 2019· About Guinea A West African country, Guinea was formerly known as French Guinea and is sometimes called Guinea Conakry to separate it from its neighbor, Guinea Bissau. Conakry is the largest city, seat of government, and capital. Guinea’s area is 246,000 sq. km and the country forms a crescent with a curve from its western […]

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Alpha Conde officially opens Bel Air Mine in Guinea

Dec 12, 2018· Alufer Mining Limited, which operates Bel Air, intends to reach a production capacity of 5.5mn tonnes per year, significantly adding to the country’s existing exports of c.35mn tonnes of bauxite. Samaila Zubairu, president and CEO of AFC, commented, “Bauxite is a major commodity for Guinea-Conakry.

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Billionaire Friedland Close to Deal With BHP on Guinea ...

May 16, 2019· Billionaire mining investor Robert Friedland is close to a deal to take over an iron ore deposit in Guinea from owners including BHP Group, according to people familiar with the situation.

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Guinea: Bauxite Mining with Surface Miners Maximizes ...

The most commonly used models for bauxite mining in Guinea are the 2200 SM and the 2500 SM. The first is compact yet powerful, with a 2.2 m-long cutting drum and 708 kW of engine power. It is able to cut rock with unconfined compressive strengths of up to 50 MPa, ideal for medium-sized mining operations.

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KPMG GLOBAL MINING INSTITUTE Guinea

Guinea mining guide. that it would not revert to protests, as was seen earlier in the year when the Union of Democratic Forces of Guinea (UDFG), led by Mr Condé’s rival, Cellou Dalein Diallo, staged a series of protests in which ... Conakry comes to a halt, there will be effects in Mali, which depends on logistical links through Guinea for ...

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Guinea: HRW Says Bauxite Mining Boom in Guinea Threatens ...

Oct 16, 2018· Mining officials dispute those findings, but all sides agree that the bauxite business has redefined Guinea's export economy and reshaped large swaths of land, especially in Boké.

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Guinea – Alufer Mining Limited

Guinea’s first democratic presidential elections were held in November 2010 and parliamentary elections were held in September 2013. Guinea subsequently received increased support from global institutions including the United Nations, the World Bank, the IMF and the EU.

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Guinea News - Top stories from Al Jazeera

Feb 22, 2018· Stay on top of Guinea's biggest stories by Al Jazeera. Africa 08 Jul 2017 13:27 GMT. Protesters call for political change in Guinea-Bissau. Tension is mounting in Guinea …

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Conakry Archives - International Mining

In 2001, the first Wirtgen surface miner was commissioned in Guinea in a mine close to Kindia, a small town 120 km from Conakry. Drill and blast was the main bauxite mining technique in use at that time.

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