mercredi, novembre 14, 2018


Commodities

Ivory Coast sets purchase price of cocoa at 750 CFA francs

The Ivorian government has set October 1 the purchase price "edge field" of cocoa at 750 CFA per kilogram (1.14 euros), an increase of...

Guinea: GI Cement will double its annual production

Planned since July 2018, G'I Cement, the cement subsidiary of the Guinean G'I industry, announced this Saturday, September 29, 2018, the official start of...

South Africa adopts new mining charter to correct economic inequalities

The South African government has unveiled a new mining charter that requires mining companies to increase the share of their shareholding owned by blacks...

Ivory Coast: Cargill, Willmar and Touton takeover of SAF Cacao

The Cargill, Wilmar and Touton groups have put forward offers for the takeover of the assets of SAF Cacao, the Ivorian cocoa giant, in...

Cocoa: Ivory Coast will raise the purchase price to peasants

Côte d'Ivoire is expected to raise the minimum cocoa purchase price for the new campaign that opens early next week. Sources close to the...

Framework Agreement between OCP and Forbon Chinese

The Moroccan group OCP, the world leader in the phosphate fertilizer market, and the Hubei Forbon Group, a Chinese player specializing in the supply...

Ivory Coast: Failure of negotiations for the revival of Saf Cacao

Saf Cacao, one of the largest Ivorian exporters of cocoa, in liquidation following contracts in default, will finally have no escape route. The Cocoa...

Côte d’Ivoire has already sold 1.7 million tonnes of cocoa in advance

Ivory Coast has already sold, since mid-August, 1.7 million tonnes of cocoa on its next crop of cocoa to start in early October next...

Gabon: Manganese production up 27.2%

By Antoine Lawson, Libreville. The Directorate General of the Economy and Tax Policy (DGEPF) revealed that Gabon had produced 1.109 million tons of manganese in...

The activities of the Chinese company HW-LEPO have been suspended by the Central African...

RCA: suspension of the activities of a Chinese company for non respect of mining texts This decision comes after a visit of the Minister of...

Guinea: Nordgold presents report on the progress of its exploration program for the Lefa...

The British Nordgold presented this Monday, July 23, 2018 in London, its report on the Lefa mine it acquired in Guinea in 2010. Indeed, the...

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...