Cominco Hinda Phosphate Project Congo Brazzaville


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Just 37km from the international sea port at Pointe Noire, West Africa's largest port, with tarred road access and existing rail infrastructure. read more

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Exploration will remain at the heart of the business. Over the next 24 months the company will bring the project through prefeasibility and definitive feasibility to construction.
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Rapid progress from greenfield to mine development

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Projects - Geology

The phosphate resources extend over 50km along the coast inland from Pointe Noir
The deposits form a string of outcrops that extend over 50km along the coast inland from Pointe Noire, and are exposed within a 750m-wide belt.
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‘We talk about iron ore, potassium, or gold exploration, but this is the first time we are talking about uranium exploration in our country...’

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Minister of Mines and Geology, Pierre Oba, on his hopes for uranium exploration in the country
ROC is a democratic republic with a multi-party system that exists alongside a directly elected executive president.
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Cominco Mining on Top
Briefing to Infrastructure Round Table, Chaired by His Excellency Mr P Oba, Minister of Mine and Geology, 24th June 2014 read more
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Social inclusion
Ongoing liaison with the local village chiefs so communities fully understand project impact. read more
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Project team

Roderick JH Smith
A chartered accountant, Roderick holds a diploma in mining investment analysis and is a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute. read more
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