Home mining sector exploration & production RWANDA Issue dated 20/12/2016 Smelter operations held back by traceability audits Viewing them as a new source of revenue for Rwanda, president Paul Kagame’s government is striving to build local smelters. [...] (387 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years DJIBOUTI Business 23/06/2020 Caught between Djibouti and Mogadishu, Salaam African Bank changes hands Access the free section On the same subject RWANDA 17/09/2019 Jean de Dieu Mutunzi leaves tin smelter behind for gold refinery The new gold refinery in Kigali, Aldango, is headed by a former executive at Phoenix Metal, which never managed to get its tin smelter up and running. [...] Spotlight RWANDA 18/12/2018 Kigali plugs mining resources with Tony Blair institute to bump up revenue Despite boasting large reserves of the 3Ts (tin, tantalum and tungsten), for which global demand is as strong as ever, Rwanda's mining industry is less explored and less developed than that of some its neighbours. [...] Spotlight DRC 01/05/2018 Consultants find goldmine in cobalt A host of consultants joined the usual crowd of miners at talks on cobalt given at the OECD's 12th Forum on responsible mineral supply chains held in Paris this April. With cobalt reaching almost $89,000/tonne by early May, buyers, operators [. [...] RWANDA 20/06/2017 AB Minerals brings in Frank Mugyenyi to crush coltan rivals To keep work moving forward on its Rwandan smelter to transform coltan into tantalum powder and niobium hydroxide (AMI 382), [...] EAST AFRICA 10/01/2017 UN dashes hopes of refining and smelting firms Free A recent United Nations report has poured cold water on gold refiners and firms that operate smelters of tin, tantalum [...] AFRICA EUROPE 06/12/2016 Mandatory checks on mineral exports Free The news will no doubt go down badly with mining and metallurgical concerns in Africa, and well beyond Congo-K and [...] Spotlight RWANDA 08/09/2015 President’s tin smelter held back for non-compliance A project championed by Rwandan president Paul Kagame to revive Karuruma tin smelter won’t come to fruition immediately. Kagame has been counting on the smelter to make a savings of between $4 to 5 million per annum, an amount similar [. [...] RWANDA 21/04/2015 Kagame views Karuruma smelter as top priority President Kagame is waiting for the Karuruma tin smelter to be reactivated. [...] RWANDA 27/01/2015 Karuruma smelters wants to break Malaysian monopoly A 10-day test run began on Jan. 21 at Rwanda’s only tin smelter, at Karuruma, which has yet to function. [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics RWANDA AB Minerals Corp Francois Munyankindi Frank Balestra International Tin Supply Chain Initiative Paul Kagame Phoenix Metal Raphael Ritter de Zahony Create a freenotification What is a notification?