London Mining (LON:LOND) produced record amounts of iron ore from its Marampa mine in Sierra Leone in the past three months as its ramp-up gathered momentum. Output totalled 706,000 wet metric tonnes (wmt) in the three months to March, a 29% increase on the previous three months while sales rose 52% to 589,000 wmt. Average daily 
May 11, 2021· The Government of Sierra Leone through the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources has on Monday, May 10, 2021, informed the general public that it has settled the disputes with SL Mining Ltd/Gerald Group in the best interest of the country. This came
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.
Sierra Leone-focused London Mining said on Thursday it has signed an offtake agreement with commodity trading giant Cargill, as it posted core profit below analysts
Jul 29, 2020· Overview. 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 minerals sector engulfed the country, resulting in widespread killing, the destruction of
Aug 13, 2018· The dingdong affair between the iron ore miner SL Mining and the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources continues unabated. The company, which is 100% owned by the US-based Gerald Group, operates the Marampa Mines in Lunsar in northern Sierra Leone and was slammed a 21-day suspension for various alleged breaches, including contravening provisions of the Mines and Minerals
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. This rapid return of the West African country to the list of the world’s top-ten iron ore producers after a hiatus of over 35 years amid a string of brutal civil wars, was driven by two London
Sep 08, 2019· On 16 June 2019, SL Mining made its first shipment of 55,000 tons of high-grade iron ore. 14 The Minister of Mines and Minerals of Sierra Leone, Hon. Rado Yokie, was quoted in the Sierra Leone Telegraph as saying as follows: Today is a historic day.
May 23, 2021· SL Mining Marampa mining site in Sierra Leone. Gerald Group, the US commodity trader, will pay Sierra Leone $20mn and cede a 10% stake in an iron ore project as part of the resolution to a nearly two-year dispute that led to the shutdown of production, the two sides revealed.
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.
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
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Sierra Leone Mining Companies News Monitoring . Time to resolve the Sierra Leone Mining Company issue once and for all By Gibril Koroma, Editor and Publisher, Toronto, Canada The impasse between the Sierra Leone Mining company which is interested in the iron ore at the Marampa mines in Lunsar, north of Sierra Leone, and the Sierra Leone government has dragged on for too
Sierra Leone’s government responded by cancelling its mining licence. As part of the agreement signed on Friday, Sierra Leone will take a non-dilutable 10% stake in a new company that will replace SL Mining and resume operations at Marampa by June 1, Gerald said in a statement late on Monday.
Feb 15, 2021· 15 February 2021 Lunsar, Sierra Leone and London, UK: SL Mining Limited (“SL Mining” / “the Company”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Gerald International Limited, issues this press release further to the publication and handing down today of judgment by the English High Court in Republic of Sierra Leone v SL Mining Ltd  EWHC 286 (Comm).
The artisanal mining sector in Sierra Leone provides livelihood opportunities for hundreds of thousands of citizens and other nationals from the West African sub-region and the sector is a huge contributor to Government revenues. The local economy of many mineral-rich regions is dependent on the artisanal mining sector as
Minerals Policy. And third, Sierra Leone’s commitment to the African Mining Vision (AMV) adopted by all African Heads of States in 2009. The country’s long-term development and transformation goals announced in the NEW DIRECTION manifesto are consistent with the AMV. Given that minerals are non-renewable resources, the goal for Sierra Leone
Feb 15, 2021· SL Mining, a subsidiary of U.S. commodity trader Gerald Group, filed for arbitration in August 2019 and suspended its Marampa mine the following month, after a dispute with Sierra Leone
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
May 11, 2021· Sierra Leone’s Mines Minister Timothy Kabba told a news conference on Tuesday that the agreement was a milestone for the country. “Whatever the
The primary investor in the country’s ore mines, African Minerals, was a new player in the industry, with no proven track record globally—a risky choice in a place like Sierra Leone, which is known to be a complicated environment.
Aug 03, 2020· State House, Freetown, Monday 3 August 2020 The new Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources, Musa Timothy Kabba and Deputy Minister, Ann Marie Baby Harding, have subscribed to the Oath of Office before His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio in accordance with the laws of Sierra Leone.. The President congratulated the new appointees and reminded them of the importance of the mines
May 13, 2021· By Umaru Fofana Former foes, US-based Gerald Group and the Government of Sierra Leone, have buried the hatchet and agreed that iron ore mining will resume in Lunsar in June. This comes almost two years since the mines there were closed following the cancellation of the license of SL Mining on allegations of breach of agreement and law, which the company denied and went to
Aug 21, 2019· Gold mining has been a relatively small industry in Sierra Leone compared to diamonds or iron ore, but is growing with companies such as Dayu, which says it has the biggest underground gold mine
Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources Deputy Minister: Evelyn Daphne Blackie . Anthony Y. Brewah 1 Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Deputy Minister: Hon. Philip Tetema Tondeneh . Memunatu B. Pratt 1 Minister of Tourism and Culture Deputy