Series of guides providing an overview of the mining industry from a geographical, economic and legislative perspective for each country.
Series of guides providing an overview of the mining industry from a geographical...
Brazil is one of the leading mineral producing countries – the world’s largest producer of niobium, second largest producer of iron ore and manganese and among the largest producers of bauxite and tin.
A world leader in diamond production, Botswana has a strong legal framework, low prevalence of civil unrest or disorder and minimal government interference in the mining sector. Botswana also boasts infrastructure that is in better condition than several of its neighbors, which has assisted in boosting interest from international companies in the mining sector.
The mining industry in Cameroon is still in its infancy stage, with activity being predominantly artisan in nature. However, the Central African nation has significant potential, and large proportions of its landmass have yet to be explored. As the state of infrastructure improves, we expect mining in Cameroon, especially iron ore and bauxite extraction, will prosper.