Glencore to restart Mutanda cobalt mine operations late this year

Glencore will restart operations at its Mutanda copper-cobalt facility toward the end of 2021, and plans to return the asset to normal production in 2022, the global miner said on Tuesday June 22.

Glencore placed the facility, which is in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), on care and maintenance in late 2019 following a slump in cobalt prices.

Mutanda can produce around 25,000 tonnes per year...


Dalila Ouerghi

June 22, 2021

17:32 GMT