Cote DIvoire is seldom mentioned in the list of top ten mining nations in Africa, focus tending to be on regions to the south. But this small African nation has some of the continents biggest mining potential and an array of natural resources that make the country one of the more attractive investment opportunities on offer.
Construction approval granted for new gold mine in
Dual listed gold miner Perseus Mining has been granted approval by its board to start construction of its third gold mine, Yaouré in Côte dIvoire. The site in Cote d'Ivoire where Perseus Mining's Yaoure will be built. and strong future cash flows from Perseuss Edikan and Sissingué gold mines.
Kong Gold Mines SARL became a multi mine, multi jurisdiction gold producer in January 2018 when it poured first gold at its Sissingué Gold Mine in Côte dIvoire. Sissingué is Kong Gold Mines SARL second gold mine, having previously developed the Edikan Gold Mine in Ghana, which has produced about 200,000 ounces of gold per year since 2012.
Rank Company Country Sector Description; 1: SMI (Société des Mines d'Ity) Ivory Coast: Mining: The company operates a gold mine in the Zouen Hounien region in the west of Ivory Coast and produced 2.54 tonnes of gold in 2013 against 1.6 tons in 2012, which represents an increase of
Overview Centamin has eleven exploration permits in Cote dIvoire covering circa 3,472km2 land holding and a further ten permits under application. In 2018 the overall exploration work is focused on resource growth as well as on extending the surface detailed geochemistry coverage at