Will Simandou settlement kickstart Guinea''s iron ore ...

2019-4-10 · Significantly, the plans for the Zogota deposit will see exports taken to nearby Liberia. "The Zogota project will be permitted to send its ore through Liberia using existing iron ore rail infrastructure, which is a huge benefit for the project''s development and seeking investors," Besseling says.

Daily iron ore price update (splat)

2021-10-26 · Vale''s pellet production2 totaled 9.1 Mt, 25.5% and 29.3% lower than in 1Q19 and 2Q18, respectively, mainly due to the full stoppage of the Southern System pellet plants during the quarter ...

Niron Metals gets Liberia export route for Guinea iron ore ...

2019-4-18 · Niron Metals PLC, an investment vehicle with shareholders including former Xstrata chief executive officer (CEO) Mick Davis, has been given the go-ahead to export iron ore from the Zogota deposit in Guinea through Liberia using existing infrastructure.

Vale now active in Southern, Central and West Africa

2011-9-2 · Vale has concluded a $2.5-billion deal to invest blocks one and two of Simandou as well as in a related, smaller, iron-ore project, Zogota. This deal, once fully implemented, will give Vale ...

NIRON METALSZogota

2019-3-1 ·  NIRON METALS Zogota 、《》、《》(Mining ), NIRON METALS (Zogota)。,BSGR 、 ·(Beny Steinmetz) 218 ...

FACTBOX-Iron ore projects in West Africa | Reuters

2010-6-14 · BHP Billiton became the latest mining company to commit to a large-scale iron ore project in West Africa when Liberia said on Monday the two sides had signed a …

MoU signed for Iron ore channel in Liberia

2019-4-24 · The MoU tells of the agreement between Liberia and Niron Metals for export of iron ore and also relays the use of existing rail and port channel in Liberia. Meanwhile, authorisation has already been granted to Niron for exportation of material from Zogota in compliance with the Mining code of the Republic of Guinea 2013.

AN OVERVIEW OF BSGR''S IRON ORE INVESTMENT IN …

2020-1-2 · operations on the continent to Nigeria, Liberia, Tanzania and Botswana making the Group one of the leading private investors in Africa, focusing in the areas of Mining, Oil & Gas and Power. 20. Guinea was known as being among the countries with the …

Liberia-Niron Rail and Port Use MoU May Be Stalled due to ...

2019-4-23 · Vale just won a lawsuit against BSGR for 1.300 billion united States dollars. According to Guinea newspapers, Vale will go after Zogota as part payment of monies owed them. This issue will be resolved in international courts causing a slowdown in …

Vale acquires Simandou iron ore assets

2010-4-30 · The joint venture established by Vale and BSGR will implement the Zogota project and conduct a feasibility study for Blocks 1 & 2 with the creation of a logistics corridor for shipment through Liberia. In order to be granted the right to ship through Liberia, the joint venture is committed to renovate 660 km of the Trans-Guinea railway for ...

Liberia-Guinée : Un bon contrat pour l''exportation du fer ...

2019-4-19 · Le gouvernement de la République du Liberia et Niron Metals Plc («Niron», ou la «Société») () ont le plaisir d''annoncer conjointement la signature d''un protocole d ...

MoU signed for Iron ore channel in Liberia

2019-4-24 · The MoU tells of the agreement between Liberia and Niron Metals for export of iron ore and also relays the use of existing rail and port channel in Liberia. Meanwhile, authorisation has already been granted to Niron for exportation of material from …

Sir Mick the Miner To unlock One of Africa''s Most Exciting ...

2019-2-26 · Sir Mick the Miner in bold move to unlock one of Africa''s most exciting iron ore deposits. EDINBURGH — Mick Davis is one of South Africa''s most fascinating business personalities. He has reinvented himself over the decades, from a director of …

2019-5-19 · Il en est ainsi du groupe Rio Tinto, Vale SA et du milliardaire Beny Steinmetz qui n''ont pu s''accorder avec le gouvernement pour l''exploitation de la mine de fer de Simandou. Conakry est opposé en effet à l''exportation de son minerai via un chemin de fer passant par le Liberia, l''itinéraire le plus court et le plus économique d''après les investisseurs.

LIBERIA/GUINEE : Thelo DB concurrence ArcelorMittal sur …

2021-6-10 · Faciliter l''exportation du fer L''objectif du futur corridor est d''appuyer le développement de la production de fer en Guinée. Celle-ci devrait en effet être facilitée par une exportation du minerai via le Liberia : les gisements sont situés à 300 km environ de la côte du Liberia, mais à 700 km des ports guinéens (voir la carte de notre ...

Vale acquires Simandou iron ore assets

2020-1-2 · 5/9/2016 Vale acquires Simandou iron ore assets 4/3012010 Vale acquires Simandou iron ore assets Rio de Janeiro, April 30, 2010, Vale S.A. (Vale) announces it has acquired from BSG Resources Ltd. (BSGR), a 51% interest Resources (Guinea) Ltd., which indirectly holds iron ore concession rights in Guinea, in Simandou South (Zogota), and iron c

Vale acquires Simandou iron ore assets

2010-5-3 · Vale Friday announced it has acquired from BSG Resources Ltd. (BSGR), a 51 percent interest on BSG Resources (Guinea) Ltd., which indirectly holds iron ore concession rights in Guinea, in Simandou South (Zogota), and iron ore exploration permits in Simandou North and Blocks 1 & 2. In an all-cash transaction, Vale will pay US$ 2.5 billion, of which US$ 500 million is payable immediately …

Davis moves closer to iron ore mining with Liberian deal ...

2019-4-18 · Davis, through his new Niron Metals vehicle, has signed an agreement with Liberia that will allow him to use a rail and port to export iron ore from the mine that he''s seeking to build in neighboring Guinea, according to a statement. The Zogota project, where mining giant Vale SA has already spent hundreds of millions of dollars, could be ...

Iron Mine on Simandou Mountain Range, Mine de Fer, …

However, the joint venture between BSGR and Vale (VBG) began mining the iron ore on the Zogota deposit, less than 150 kilometers south of the Simandou mountain range. In 2012, the inhabitants of Zogota were demanding jobs in the mining site, asking VGB …

Guinea''s Nimba Iron Ore Project Gets Green Light to …

2019-10-14 · Zogota, a nearby iron ore deposit owned by former Xstrata boss Mick Davis'' Niron Metals, has already negotiated an agreement to export through Liberia. But Nimba and Zogota still need to reach agreements with Germany''s ArcelorMittal, the sole rail concession holder in Liberia, to allow them to use its infrastructure.

Vale snaps up concession in Guinea | Financial Times

Vale now takes management control of blocks one and two of Simandou as well as Zogota, a separate deposit in the south-east of Guinea. It owns the rights to take and sell all the iron ore that the ...

Guinea''s iron ore: Vale launches reconstruction of the ...

2011-2-24 · In April 2010, Vale announced it would invest in Guinea''s Simandou, which will be the largest integrated iron ore mine and infrastructure project ever developed in Africa. Simandou''s first phase involves the development of the Zogota mine, with a dry processing plant, a dedicated railroad and a maritime terminal in the coast of Liberia, as ...

Nuno Quintela

"Nacala Railway Corridor", Mozambique, Client: Vale, S.A; "Simandou Project – Zogota Mine", Guinea Conakry, Client: Vale, S.A; "Simandou Project - Railway Guinea – Liberia"… Calculation of the direct & indirect costs for the development of the estimates/budgets and final tenders for EPC contracts to the following Projects:

Mick Davis Moves Closer to Iron Ore Mining With Liberian ...

2019-4-18 · The Zogota project, where mining giant Vale SA has already spent hundreds of millions of dollars, could be brought on quickly and relatively cheaply. "This MOU is an important milestone in our plans to develop the Zogota project," Davis said.

Zogota Verdict: "A Monumental Victory Against Impunity ...

Chairman Dr. Michel Yoboue (left) and MDT President Forom Frédéric Loua. Guinea: The Mano River Union Civil Society Natural Resources Rights and Governance Platform (MRU CSO Platform), has described as a monumental victory against impunity, the November 10, 2020 guilty verdict against the Guinean Government at the ECOWAS Court over the massacre of villagers, in the Zogota community ...

Mining magnate "Mick the Miner" is Back | African Mining ...

2019-2-25 · A lmost every major player in mining has tried to build an iron ore mine in Guinea. Now it''s the turn of Mick Davis. Davis, nicknamed Mick the Miner, had been one of mining''s most successful operators and deal makers, but in recent years has struggled to reestablish himself in the industry.

Form 6-K

2017-10-2 · Rio de Janeiro, October 28, 2010 — Vale S.A. (Vale) announces that its Board of Directors has ... be made in a logistics system to enable the transportation of the iron ore through a railroad and maritime terminal in Liberia. Phase I (Zogota) start-up expected for 2H12 with initial production of 2 Mtpy. Conclusion scheduled for 2014, reaching ...

UPDATE 4-Vale pays $2.5 bln for African iron ore deposits ...

2010-4-30 · Vale is making a big push into African iron ore. In addition to the Guinea deal, Vale is in talks with Liberia, Guinea''s southern neighbor, about a possible concession there, and may seek a ...