Facing corruption probes and resource nationalism, Western mining companies are quitting the Copperbelt, Producing 70% of the world''s cobalt, an essential component of electric car batteries and mobile phones, Africa''s Copperbelt is in the midst of a sweeping transformation. Seeking to expand their access to the metal, China''s mining companies are eyeing the potential sale of assets such as
Glencore resumes payments to dodgy Dan Gertler as it
Both Gertler and Glencore have consistently denied any wrongdoing in their business deals in Congo. Notes to Editors. Glencore and Dan Gertler were partners in mining ventures in Democratic Republic of Congo for a decade, until Glencore bought out Gertler in a billiondollar deal in February 2017.
Oct 13, 2019 · Sierra Leone''s abrupt cancellation of an iron ore mining license last week has raised concerns about a resurgence of resource nationalism across the continent. The action is the latest in a
DRC : Glencore and Trafigura caught in Katanga tangle
Glencore and Trafigura caught in Katanga tangle The elections scheduled in 2017 to determine CongoK president Joseph Kabila ''s successor are disrupting the country''s economy. The unsettling climate is taking its toll on trading firms Glencore and Trafigura, who dominate copper and cobalt trading in
Glencore court ruling in Zambia may trigger new pollution
Sep 18, 2016 · Toxic fumes from one of Glencore''s copper plants in Zambia caused the death of a politician, the African country''s high court said, in a ruling that could trigger fresh claims against the
Glencore pays $534m cash for Mutanda, higher stake in
GLENCORE is to buy full control of Mutanda Mining, a copper producer in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and lift its stake in the country''s Katanga Mining for a net cash investment of $534m. The Swissheadquartered mining and commodities marketing company said in an announcement that it would own of Mutanda and 86.33% of 
Glencore''s Australian arm moved billions through Bermuda
Nov 05, 2017 · Glencore operations in Newcastle, Australia. The Paradise Papers show that in 2013 two Bermudabased arms of Glencore exchanged $25bn in Australian dollars to US dollars through Glencore Australia
Sanjeev Gupta''s GFG Alliance to buy Glencore coal mine
Gupta, GFG''s executive chairperson, said in a September interview that the group has been targeting deals to add coal supply that can feed those assets. Glencore had announced plans in 2016 to close Tahmoor, before a surge in prices for coking coal convinced the producer to sell the operation.
Glencore and the perils of riding the electric vehicle
Glencore''s African coppercobalt operations, comprising Mutanda and Katanga in the Congo and Mopani in Zambia, generated a $319m net loss in the first half of 2019, compared with a net profit of $817m in the same period of last year. All three operations have been experiencing operational challenges.
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ZAMBIA : ZCCMIH plans to hit out at Glencore Issue 385
ZCCMIH plans to hit out at Glencore The board of the holding company is working on a court action against its partner in the Mopani mine. As Africa Mining Intelligence anticipated would be the case ( AMI 380 ), Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Investment Holdings (ZCCMIH) is planning to file arbitration proceedings against Glencore .
Glencore: Severe Health and Environmental Damages at
It is the largest mining corporation operating in Zambia and at the same time one of the biggest producers of copper and cobalt in Zambia. Its operations encompass the mining sites of Mufulira and Nkana. Glencore International holds 73% of Mopani via Carlisa Investment Corp. (81,2% Glencore Finance Ltd., Bermuda, 18,8% Skyblue Enterprise Inc./
Zambia''s copper output up 10.4% year on year in September
Zambia''s annual copper output rose 10.4 percent in September to 631,359 tonnes, the central bank in Africa''s secondbiggest producer of the industrial metal announce last week. Some mining companies operating in Zambia include NFC Africa, majority owned by China Nonferrous Metals Company Limited (CNMC), Canada''s First Quantum Minerals, Glencore, Barrick Gold and Vedanta Resources.
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The villagers have not yet been reloed, but Glencore has already started mining. Although Glencore can provide evidence of public consultation, many villagers have not given free prior consent for the "involuntary reloions". "The mine told us that there was coal here, we must reloe and they will give us a place to stay.
Glencore must account for unreported deaths at its Zambia
Jun 05, 2018 ·Ņ June, 2018IndustriALL Global Union is questioning Glencore''s reporting on fatalities at its Zambia mining operations. IndustriALL has received reports of three deaths at Glencore''s Zambian operations in 2017. Glencore has reported only one fatality and Glencore''s Zambian subsidiary claims it
Zambia Announces Deal to Sell Copper Mines The New York
Dec 21, 1998 · Deal to sell stateowned copper mines in Zambia is reached after two years of onandoff negotiations Anglo American Corporation of South Africa will take over important Nchanga, Nkana and
Glencore to sell African zinc assets to Trevali Mining for
Mar 15, 2017 · Glencore will increase its direct ownership in Trevali Mining from 4% to 25% and its board membership to a total of two seats. Following the completion of the transaction, Trevali Mining will have an annual production of 230 000 t of contained zinc and an operational presence in North America, South America and Africa.
Glencore cancels Congo debt of $5.6bn in Gécamines equity
Jun 12, 2018 · SWISSbased mining and marketing firm, Glencore, has headed off potentially disruptive legal action with Gécamines by agreeing today to dissolve $5.6bn in debt and pay $150m to the Congo stateowned mining firm in order to settle past commercial disputes. Glencore unveiled a debtforequity agreement at the Kamoto Copper Company (KCC) level in which it has a 
USChina trade war hits Africa''s cobalt and copper mines
Aug 15, 2019 · The USChina trade war is partly to blame for AngloSwiss mining giant Glencore''s move to shut a cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo and copper mining shafts in Zambia, with the probable loss of about 4,400 jobs, analysts say.Glencore, which also is a commodity trading juggernaut, is placing
Glencore plc is one of the largest mining and commodities trading companies in the world. Headquartered in Switzerland, it is publicly traded on the London and corrupt mining and oil deals" in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Glencore''s long Copper Mines, a Glencore subsidiary in Zambia
ChinaAfrica: Copperbelt key to the race for the 21st
Now thanks to a bold acquisition strategy, its mining houses will secure supplies of the key minerals for the new economy. China''s companies are looking at the potential sale of assets such Vedanta''s Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) in Zambia and Glencore''s mothballed Mutanda mine in CongoKinshasa.
Glencore plc is a British–Swiss multinational commodity trading and mining company with headquarters in Baar, Switzerland, and its registered office in Saint Helier, Jersey.The current company was created through a merger of Glencore with Xstrata on 2 May 2013. As of 2015, it ranked tenth in the Fortune Global 500 list of the world''s largest companies.
Global Witness reaction to US sanctions against Dan
In an effort to clamp down on human rights abuses and corrupt action, the US has announced sanctions against 52 individuals and entities, including billionaire mining magnate Dan Gertler and 19 entities linked to him.. In response to the sanctions announced against Gertler, Nick Donovan, Global Witness Campaign Director for Conflict and Fragile States said:
May 03, 2018 · Ventora is seeking $695 million in unpaid and future royalties from Glencore''s unit Mutanda Mining and $2.28 billion from KCC. Glencore, which disputes the amounts, said Mutanda Mining and KCC