DRC suspends TTT Mining, Huaying for trading in unlabelled minerals

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has suspended the operations of TTT Mining, which exports minerals as CMM, and Huaying Trading in North Kivu, for buying untagged minerals and suspicions of dealing in conflict minerals.

Authorities have sealed the offices of the companies and launched probes into their operations after discovering that the companies were trading in minerals whose origin could not be ascertained. “Reports reaching the ministry of mines show that TTT Mining, which works under the name of CMM, and Huaying [have bought and exported] unlabelled...

Published

Felix Njini

May 22, 2012

12:05 GMT

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