Kamoa-Kakula copper concentrator set for ahead-of-schedule Q2 22 start-up, says miner

The phase-two concentrator plant at the Kamoa-Kakula copper mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is expected to begin full operations ahead of schedule in the second quarter of 2022, joint-venture partner Ivanhoe Mines said on Tuesday October 12.

“Construction of the phase-two concentrator plant is progressing very well... Based on the pace of the work completed to date, we now expect to deliver first ore to the phase-two ball mills before the end of Q2 2022,” said Mark Farren, chief execuitve of the Kamoa-Kakula joint venture, which is owned by...


Sally Zhang

October 13, 2021

09:46 GMT