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Marampa Mines - Gerald Group – Sierra Leone

SL Mining. Marampa Mines Limited (“MML”) located in the Port Loko District in the northern province of Sierra Leone, is committed to being a world-class and globally competitive iron ore producer. We undertake exploration, development and production of premium grade iron ore concentrate from estimated resources of around 1.7 billion tonnes.

Sierra Leone: Government Intervention To Bring Iron Ore ...

Sep 22, 2020 · SL Mining, a subsidiary of Gerald Group, halted mining operations in September 2019 following a legal dispute with the government of Sierra Leone over a mineral export ban imposed on Marampa’s output in July 2019. Marampa had almost exclusively accounted for Sierra Leone's iron ore production in 2019, due to the suspension of mining ...

Gerald Group resolves iron ore dispute with Sierra Leone ...

May 11, 2021 · Gerald Group resolves iron ore dispute with Sierra Leone. US commodity trader Gerald Group will pay Sierra Leone $20 million and cede a 10%

Gerald group wins back its iron ore mining rights in ...

May 11, 2021 · Sierra Leone Telegraph: 11 May 2021: After two years of costly court action between the government of Sierra Leone and the owners of SL Mining, Gerald Group, both sides yesterday met in Freetown where they signed an agreement ending the dispute which would allow SL Mining to resume iron ore mining operations in Lunsar, northern Sierra Leone next month.

Sierra Leone - Mining and Mineral Resources

Sep 14, 2021 · Sierra Leone is well known for its vast endowment in minerals which include diamonds, rutile, bauxite, gold, iron ore, limonite, platinum, chromite, coltan, tantalite, columbite, and zircon, as well as promising petroleum potential. In the 1990s, the 11-year civil war funded with revenue from the ...

Tonkolili Iron Ore Mine, Sierra Leone ... - Mining Technology

The Sierra Leone Government handed over the operations of the Tonkolili Iron Ore mining to the Chinese Kingho Mining Company through the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources in September 2020. The Tonkolili mine is Africa’s second-largest iron ore mine and one of the largest magnetite deposits globally with an estimated operational period ...

FEATURE: Sierra Leone iron ore exits global market as ...

Nov 20, 2020 · London — Sierra Leone's iron ore mines remain at a standstill, with no early restart foreseen, after foreign miners' rights were confiscated, traders and producers said in the week started Nov. 15. Land tenure rights, for which no legal framework has been defined in the country's latest mining code, may be the central issue.

SL Mining producing quality iron ore ... - Sierra Leone News

Feb 23, 2019 · SL Mining, a limited liability company incorporated in Sierra Leone, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Gerald Group engaged in the exploration, development and production of iron ore concentrate at Marampa in the Port Loko District, the northern province of Sierra Leone. In March 2017, Gerald Group was awarded a renewable Cale Mining License ...

Sierra Leone iron ore crisis creates debt-racked ghost ...

Mar 05, 2020 · Sierra Leone iron ore crisis creates debt-racked ghost town. LUNSAR, Sierra Leone (Reuters) - In the months since Sierra Leone’s largest iron

SL Mining to halt operations at Marampa iron ore mine in ...

Sep 20, 2019 · SL Mining, a subsidiary of US commodity trader Gerald Group, is reportedly planning to halt operations as early as next week to help it offset the impact of Sierra Leone’s ban on exports from ...

Mining in Sierra Leone - Wikipedia

The mining industry of Sierra Leone accounted for 4.5 percent of the country's GDP in 2007 and minerals made up 79 percent of total export revenue with diamonds accounting for 46 percent of export revenue in 2008. The main minerals mined in Sierra Leone are diamonds, rutile, bauxite, gold, iron and limonite.. Mining in Sierra Leone has been seen as one of the key factors for instability in the ...

Kingho Mining Officially Take Over Tonkolili Iron Ore ...

Sep 24, 2020 · As they target December for 1 st shipment. By Abdul Malik Bangura. Government of Sierra Leone (GoSL) through the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources has on Thursday 23 rd September 2020 hand over the Tonkolili Iron Ore Project to Chinese owned Kingho Mining Company Limited.. Mines Minister handing over the mines document to Kingho CEO

Bauxite from Sierra Leone

Sierra Mineral Holdings 1 Limited holds this mining lease of 321.7 km2 that lies along the same belt with the World known Guinea bauxite deposit. In 2018 we plan to produce 2.2 million tons of commercial bauxite and our resource base as in 2018 remains at 60 million tons approximately. With respect to mining industry guidelines and standards ...

Government of Sierra Leone versus SL Mining and Shandong ...

Oct 11, 2019 · The government of Sierra Leone’s recent termination of mining lease agreements with two iron ore mining companies, namely SL Mining, a Gerald Group wholly owned subsidiary and the Chinese miner, Shandong Mining Company, over disputed royalty payments and non-compliance with the nation’s mining laws, has resulted in referral of the ...

China’s Kingho Mining takes over Tonkolili Iron Ore mining ...

Sep 28, 2020 · The government of Sierra Leone through the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources last Thursday handed over the Tonkolili Iron Ore mining operations to Chinese owned – Kingho Mining Company Limited. The handing over ceremony which took place at the Bumbuna Town Court Barray, in Dasogoia Chiefdom, Tonkolili District, saw...

Kingho Mining Company on general mining activities at ...

At the end of 2020, the Government of Sierra Leone granted a mining license to Kingho Mining company which gives them the direct authority to mine on the con...

Sierra Leone Govt takes over Shandong’s assets | Politico SL

Sep 23, 2020 · By Mohamed Jaward Nyallay The Government of Sierra Leone has taken over the assets of Tonkolili Iron Ore Limited (TIO), a subsidiary of Chinese miner, Shandong Iron and Steel. The takeover comes after the government invoked Section 50 of the 2009 Mines and Minerals Act after the company failed to meet its tenancy agreement. The takeover ends a five year stint of the Chinese

universal gold mining and exploration sierra leone coltan

Sierra Leone is richly endowed with minerals such as iron ore, rutile, diamonds, bauxite, gold, platinum, zircon, ilmenite, chromite and columbite-tantalite (coltan). Since April 2018, the Sierra Leone government has issued three large-scale mining licences (i.e., Seawright Mining ...

Sierra Leone - Mining - GlobalSecurity.org

Mar 05, 2017 · Sierra Leone - Mining. ... and 1.1 Gt of saprolite at an average grade of 40% iron. Prior to the civil war, Sierra Leone had established an active mining sector built upon significant exports of ...

The Miracle That Became a Debacle: Iron Ore in Sierra Leone

In many West African countries such as Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia, the future of some large iron ore projects, under development for the last five years, is looking uncertain. These projects were conceived when iron ore prices were at historical heights, and officials and citizens alike foresaw transformational development outcomes.

Marampa Blue Project - Iron ore Production in Sierra Leone

Build a resilient and long-life iron ore mine in Sierra Leone, and expand throughput and integrate mining, processing, logistics and marketing. Play a responsible social and economic role and achieve a workforce comprising at least 90% Sierra Leoneans.

Iron Ore Mining in Sierra Leone boosts London Mining ...

Iron Ore Mining in Sierra Leone boosts London Mining. In: Business News. Print Email. Follow @SierraLeone100 . News of first production of iron ore in Sierra Leone and a $45m loan from commodity trader Vitol made as pre-payment for future output helped lift shares in London Mining as its reported annual results on Thursday.

African Minerals in Sierra Leone

As China’s economic growth drove demand for iron ore, West Africa was seen as the new frontier for iron ore mining. Sierra Leone’s recent economic growth has been spurred by mining of iron ore and oil exploration, spiking GDP growth at 15.2% in 2012 (compared to an

Tonkolili Iron Ore Mine, Sierra Leone - Mining Frontier

Dec 27, 2014 · UK-based African Minerals (AML) through its subsidiary Tonkolili Iron Ore, is developing the Tonkolili iron ore mine in Sierra Leone, West Africa. The project, involving a fully integrated mine, rail and port infrastructure, is planned to be developed in three phases. Mining lease for the project was approved in August 2010 and the first phase ...

Sierra Leone Mining Industry Newswire - EIN Presswire

Oct 03, 2021 · Sierra Leone Mining Industry Newswire. Get by Email • RSS. Published on Oct 3, 2021. Kingho boosts Sierra Leone’s security sector. Sierra Leone Telegraph: 3 October 2021: Kingho Investment Company last Friday 1st October 2021, through various donations in Makeni City and the capital Freetown fostered its collaborative work with the security ...

Iron Ore deposits in Sierra Leone | Sierra Leone News ...

London Mining upbeat about long term potential of Marampa iron ore mine in Sierra Leone In: Business News By: Sergei Balashov London Mining has delivered on its promise to rebuild the Marampa mine, which was oficially opened this week, drawing investors’ attention back to the poten...

Bauxite from Sierra Leone

Sierra Mineral Holdings 1 Limited holds this mining lease of 321.7 km2 that lies along the same belt with the World known Guinea bauxite deposit. In 2018 we plan to produce 2.2 million tons of commercial bauxite and our resource base as in 2018 remains at 60 million tons approximately. With respect to mining industry guidelines and standards ...

What Are The Biggest Industries In Sierra Leone? - WorldAtlas

Apr 16, 2019 · Mining and Minerals. The country has significant reserves of iron ore, diamonds, bauxite, and gold. The country also has one of the largest rutile reserves in the world. A total of 21 mining companies were active in Sierra Leone in 2011 bringing in an estimated $12 million.

African Minerals, London Mining and the fall of Sierra ...

African Minerals, London Mining and the fall of Sierra Leone’s iron ore sector What a difference a year makes. Twelve months ago Sierra Leone was the world’s sixth-largest iron ore exporter to China ,with its nascent iron ore industry and related services accounting for around 30% of the country’s GDP.

Pit Superintendent ( Mining / Iron Ore / Drill & Blast ...

Aug 24, 2021 · Job Description: Reporting to the Mining Manager, the ideal candidate will ensure production and quality requirements are met and exceeded whilst complying with all safety requirements, rules and regulations. Effectively managing the mine contractors to achieve key KPI’S for safety and production in a cost-effective manner. Responsibilities: Demonstrating conformance to HSE standards

COUNTRY FACTS; Investing in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone’s main exports are in the mining and agriculture sectors. In 2014, iron ore accounted for approximately 60% of Sierra Leone’s annual export revenues. This fell to 15.8% in 2016, as iron ore price growth remained volatile, and processed crustaceans emerged as Sierra Leone’s largest single export (representing 17.7% of export ...

Gerald ramping up to 3 million mt/year of high-grade iron ...

May 24, 2021 · As part of an out-of-court accord, a new company, "NewCo", will be formed to operate the iron ore mine, in which Sierra Leone will take a 10% stake and Gerald Group 90%. SL Mining/Gerald Group and the government will withdraw their respective existing legal claims and allegations to allow a rapid commencement of mining operations, Gerald Group ...

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