The subsoil of the Democratic Republic of Congo is one of the richest in the world in terms of natural resources, making mining one of the main economic activities of the country. The province of Katanga has a lot to offer in terms of mineral resources, from cobalt to copper via lithium, the province offers à complete eco-system of the world’s natural resources.
As a mining company, we aim to operate our mines safely by promoting a deep-rooted culture based on our values and taking advantage of the mining skills that our partners have acquired over the many years of their activities. We offer an innovative approach toward mining management and creating new practices. Aksanti Mining prioritizes the health and safety of its employees, the communities in which it operates and the environment in which we are conducting our activities.
Through time, our company will specialize in the exploitation of open-pit mines. We will operate mining assets on a subcontract basis for outside companies. We will also offer underground mine development services. Our field of expertise will include mining subcontracting, geological studies, and mining management. Our company will be in Likasi starting in October 2020. It will always keep its Congolese nationality. By opting for our services, all mining companies will be perfectly in compliance with the law on subcontracting.
After signing our first two contracts with our partners through the Gecamines, in 2020, we have concentrated our exploitations on copper (3 – 11%) and cobalt (1 – 4%). The completion of this contract will take place at the end of the year, which will mark the first-year anniversary of the company.