MPs question state policy on mineral processing Free
Several Zambian parliamentarians in recent weeks have called the government to task over its choice of mining processing unit projects. [...]
Gabon produces large quantities of this key component of steel alloys. There are also manganese projects in Southern Africa, Angola and Burkina Faso, home to the famous Tambao deposit.
A combination of tumbling cobalt prices, aging copper assets in Copperbelt Province and sustained global demand for steel is pushing mining operators and traders active in Zambia towards the manganese sector.A steely resolve - Even as the state-owned ZCCM-Investments Holdings [. [...]