Katanga to buy land rights from Gécamines

Katanga Mining subsidiary Kamoto Copper Company (KCC) will buy land rights from La Générale des Carrières et des Mines (Gécamines) covering areas next to KCC’s existing mining concessions.

The rights cover the preferred location for the construction of a new long-term tailings facility, and other blocks that will help KCC to operate more efficiently and facilitate new infrastructure requirements, Katanga Mining said. The agreement should mitigate the risk to KCC operations relating to land constraints, it added.

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Published

Charlotte Radford

December 24, 2019

12:30 GMT

London