dimanche, septembre 23, 2018


Commodities

Cocoa: SGBCI launches “price risk coverage” offer on the Ivorian market

SGBCI, the general banking company in Côte d'Ivoire, presented this July 19, through its regional market room based in Abidjan, a new offer on...

Guinea: Cementists do not want to pass on fuel price hike

The Guinean Cement Association has made it known via Adel Fakhreddine, the president of Guinea cement, who is also CEO of Guinea Industries Ciments...

Senegal: Sabodala Gold Operations announces a turnover of 170 billion FCFA in 2017

Sabodala Gold Operations, the Canadian mining company based in Eastern Senegal, has achieved gold production of 233,067 ounces for a turnover of 170 billion...

Cameroon: the new Lafarge-Holcim cement plant announced in 2019

In less than a year, Cameroon will have a new Lafarge-Holcim cement plant. These words are from Pierre Damnon, The now ex-general manager of the...

Gabon: Government plans to take control of gold mining

The amount of gold mined in Gabon, mainly in the traditional way, has never revealed its real turnover for decades because undeclared gold miners...

DRC: Gécamines announces new organization

The Board of Directors of Gécamines has adopted the new organization of the company, during an extraordinary meeting held on June 25th. This plan of...

Senegal: strong rise in gold exports

The figures are from the National Agency for Statistics and Demography (ANSD). According to this official body, Senegal's exports of non-monetary gold reached $...

Togo: cotton production records a new rise

The New Cotton Company of Togo (NSCT) announced Thursday, May 31, to have completed the 2017/2018 campaign with a production of 117 000 tonnes...

Ivory Coast: cashew nuts in crisis

The Ivorian cashew industry is in turmoil. Hundreds of trucks loaded with nuts have been queuing for weeks in front of the exporters' warehouses...

Gabon: Good results for Comilog in the first quarter of 2018

Ogooué Mining Company (Comilog- Subsidiary of Groupe Eramet), through its manganese branch, announced Saturday a quarterly production of ore greater than 8% in the...

DRC under the magnifying glass of the World Diamond Council

Stephane Fischler, Interim President of the World Diamond Council (WDC) and Marie-Chantal Kaninda, Executive Director of the WDC, visited Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)...

Guinea: SBG to invest $ 1.4 billion to build alumina refinery and develop bauxite...

The Guinea Bauxite Corporation (SBG) is finally finalizing its basic agreement for the operation of the Garafiri bauxite mine after obtaining its mining concession...

Dissolution of KCC: Gecamines is explained

Gecamines has sued Kamoto Copper Company SA (KCC) and its majority shareholder group controlled by Glencore, in the Kolwezi Commercial Court, for the purpose...

Guinea: US sanctions against Russia could have collateral repercussions

The consequences of Donald Trump's decision on Friday, April 6, 2018, to punish 24 people close to Russian President Vladimir Putin, including Russal's CEO,...