Mines-and-hydrocarbons

The Democratic Republic of Congo is known for its mining potential representing 1,100 different minerals. All provinces are known to possess mineral wealth. The table below illustrates this fact and also enumerates the different minerals located in province of the DRC.

I. Achievement

The reform of this sector through to the inclusion of private partners has allowed the DR Congo to attract several subsidiaries of large multinationals from around the world. This success story promoted the local presence of companies such as

II. Prospect

The improvement of mining production by existing or future companies, to support growth and employment. In this respect, the targets by mining products are as follows: Copper (1,500,000 tons by the end of 2015)

III. Legal Framework

The mining sector in the Democratic Republic of Congo is regulated by Law No. 007/2002 of 11 July 2002 on the Mining Code and Decree No. 038/2003 of 26 March 2003 on Mining Regulations.

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