The Sectoral Study provides potential investors with information about the region West/Central Africa.
Besides important geographical and statistical information, the study includes an account of the mining industry to cover all significant aspects of the mineral supply process in the region including comparative surveys and reasoned opinion on:
Also included are significant aspects of individual minerals production within the following commodity groupings:
precious metals and minerals
West and Central African nations consisting of ECOWAS ( West Africa) and UEMAC (Central Africa) member states, are represented at the Forum.
Country Profiles including basic economic statistics, physical geography, history, population and people, physical infrastructure, the economy, mineral policy and legislation, geology and mineral deposits, the national mining industry and services to the mining industry are presented for the following countries:
Benin - BJ
Burkina Faso - BF
Cape Verde Islands - CV
Gambia - GM
Ghana - GH
Guinea - GN
Guinea-Bissau - GW
Ivory Coast - CI
Liberia - LR
Mali - ML
Mauritania - MR
Niger - NE
Nigeria - NG
Senegal - SN
Sierra Leone - SL
Togo - TG
The purpose of MINES'98 is to promote the development of mineral property in the region. That's why 100 previously identified quality projects will be presented to investors wishing to find mineral property and projects in Africa.
In the form of Project
Profiles all projects are presented in a standardized form. Besides an alphabetic list, a commodity
groupings specific list and overview-tables
including all projects, persons interested have the possibility to choose projects country
specific within the Country Profiles
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