Katanga Mining News

Congo court rejects Glencore bid to move copper dissolution case

The decision is a setback for the Swiss commodity trader, which is facing multiple disputes in the central African nation.

Congo's state miner seeks to dissolve Glencore venture over debts

Gecamines said on Tuesday that debts owed by Kamoto to Glencore and its subsidiaries at the end of 2017 topped $9 billion.

Glencore's prize cobalt miner is bogged down deeper in Congo

Katanga is mired in difficulties ranging from the prospect of higher taxes to a mounting legal battle with its Congolese partner, Gecamines.

Glencore says legal proceedings opened against Congo unit

High levels of debt at mining companies are becoming an increasingly heated issue in Congo, the world’s largest source of cobalt.

Glencore restarts Katanga copper mine, sees 150,000 T in 2018

Glencore said on Tuesday its Katanga mine in the DRC produced its first copper cathodes on Monday as it restarts after output was suspended in 2015.