• Liberia sees Bong iron ore output in 18 months Reuters

    Jan 22, 2009· The first production of iron ore pellets from China Union's $2.6 billion Bong development in Liberia is expected within 18 months, Liberian National

  • Bong Town Wikipedia

    From its establishment in 1958 through the late 1980s, the Bong Mining Company (BMC), a German-Italian-owned concession in Liberia built a substantial mining complex to surface mine the iron ore of the mountain range just on the north side of the Margibi/Bong county borderline. Notably, the company constructed and maintained one of Liberia's main rail lines to the remote site to ship the iron

  • A review of the mineral potential of Liberia ScienceDirect

    Oct 01, 2018· After the cessation of hostilities and the establishment of a democratically-elected government in 2006 there was revival of commercial interest in Liberia’s iron ore resources. China Union Investment (Liberia) Bong Mines Company Ltd. (hereafter China Union) and ArcelorMittal were the first companies to start production.

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  • The First Phase of The Bong Iron Ore Mine Project in

    Xiong Xinhai, CEO of WISCO CAD (Hong Kong) Mining Company, Ltd (formerly known as China Union (Hong Kong) Mining Company, Ltd), has stated that, while the first phase of the Bong iron ore mine project in Liberia was successfully commissioned on July 30, construction on the second phase, which will add an annual iron ore concentrate output of 9 million mt, will definitely start in 2014.

  • Liberia

    The fourth mining company, Bong Mining Company (BMC), was created following a concession agreement with German investors in 1958. The mine opened in 1965. ‘Bong mine’ as the company was and still is colloquially called in Liberia, was then the largest German investment in Sub-Sahara Africa.

  • (PDF) IMPACTS OF IRON ORE MINING ON WATER QUALITY AND

    CUIOM, is a highly mechanized opencast iron ore mine, situated in Bong County Republic of Liberia is selected for the study. The Iron Ore Deposit of CUIOM deposit strikes N-E 75° and spreads 35 Km

  • Mining :: ArcelorMittal Liberia

    The direct shipping ore (DSO) mined in phase one of the mining project is shipped in its raw form at an average of 60% FE to buyers around the world. The Liberia mining project is also unique to ArcelorMittal's mining portfolio in that this was the first greenfield mine the company operated.

  • The mining sector of Liberia: current practs and

    Jul 18, 2017· China Union (Liberia) Bong Mines Investment—Bong Mines—is a subsidiary of China-Union Hong Kong Mining Company, Ltd. (Wuhan Iron and Steel Corporation) located in Bong County, Central Liberia. The mine is situated 10° 13′ 38″ N and 6° 48′ 0″ E and located 78 km northeast of Monrovia, the capital city of Liberia (Fig. 5).

  • Bong Town Wikipedia

    LageUmgebungVorgeschichteBeschreibungSicherheitBong Town ist ein Ort in Liberia, er liegt etwa 75 Kilometer (Luftlinie) nordöstlich der Hauptstadt Monrovia im Westen des Bong County. Der Ort befindet sich am Südrand des Bong Range und war Hauptort des Bergbaugebietes des von der DELIMCO (Deutsch-Liberianische Mining Company) in den 1960er-Jahren geführten Eisenerzbergwerkes.
  • Home :: ArcelorMittal Liberia

    Safety First, Always ArcelorMittal aims to achieve zero lost time incidents at each of our operations. This requires significant attention to safety details and programming, and the commitment of all employees and cons to be highly aware of their activities and to proceed carefully with each task.

  • Major mining firm appears to be on its way out of Liberia

    Event. In yet another blow to Liberia's mining sector, China Union, an iron ore producer in Bong county, appears set to leave the country after laying off most its force.. Analysis. China Union's history in Liberia began in 2008, with a US$2.6bn investment package to start activity at its Bong iron ore mines, in Bong

  • Ore from Liberia BMC How it all started YouTube

    Aug 12, 2015· The early history of the Bong Mining Company (BMC). Skip navigation Sign in. Ore from Liberia BMC How it all started RALLYEWERK. Liberia Mines Again

  • Mining :: ArcelorMittal Liberia

    The direct shipping ore (DSO) mined in phase one of the mining project is shipped in its raw form at an average of 60% FE to buyers around the world. The Liberia mining project is also unique to ArcelorMittal's mining portfolio in that this was the first greenfield mine the company operated.

  • The First Phase of The Bong Iron Ore Mine Project in

    Xiong Xinhai, CEO of WISCO CAD (Hong Kong) Mining Company, Ltd (formerly known as China Union (Hong Kong) Mining Company, Ltd), has stated that, while the first phase of the Bong iron ore mine project in Liberia was successfully commissioned on July 30, construction on the second phase, which will add an annual iron ore concentrate output of 9 million mt, will definitely start in 2014.

  • (PDF) IMPACTS OF IRON ORE MINING ON WATER QUALITY AND

    CUIOM, is a highly mechanized opencast iron ore mine, situated in Bong County Republic of Liberia is selected for the study. The Iron Ore Deposit of CUIOM deposit strikes N-E 75° and spreads 35 Km

  • Our operations :: ArcelorMittal Liberia

    Our in Liberia represented the first Greenfield mining project undertaken by ArcelorMittal, which was established in 2006 following the merger of Arcelor and Mittal Steel. We mine iron ore in Yekepa, Nimba County, and transport it to the iron ore quay in Buchanan, Grand

  • The mining sector of Liberia: current practs and

    Jul 18, 2017· China Union (Liberia) Bong Mines Investment—Bong Mines—is a subsidiary of China-Union Hong Kong Mining Company, Ltd. (Wuhan Iron and Steel Corporation) located in Bong County, Central Liberia. The mine is situated 10° 13′ 38″ N and 6° 48′ 0″ E and located 78 km northeast of Monrovia, the capital city of Liberia (Fig. 5).

  • MINERAL DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT Between THE

    bid proposals for the exploration and mining of Iron Ore in the so-called “Bong Range” of Liberia (the “Bong Project”), as described in Tender Documents dated January 23, 2008, as amended (the “Bong Range Tender”). E. On or about May 23, 2008, China Union Investment Co. Ltd, a company

  • 2.4 Liberia Railway Assessment Logistics Capacity

    The Bong Mines line runs 80 km from the Bong Mines in Lower Bong County to the Freeport of Monrovia. The line was used to transport iron ore during the company’s operation prior to the war. The railroad now serves as a major route of transporting goods, particularly farm produce including charcoal from Bong Mines and to over a hundred towns

  • Contracts and Concessions Liberia Extractive Industries

    Iron Ore Exploration Agreement for the Kitoma Range between The Republic of Liberia and BHP Billiton World Exploration Inc. May 11, 2005 Mineral Exploration Agreement between The Republic of Liberia and African Aura Resources Limited September 1, 2005

  • Liberia Signs $2.6 Billion Mining Agreement With Chinese

    The Liberian government has signed a $2.6 billion agreement with a Chinese company, China Union, to excavate for iron ore at the country's western former Bong Mines. The agreement, signed Thursday

  • What Are The Major Natural Resources Of Liberia WorldAtlas

    Nov 11, 2019· After the cessation of the war production again began and was undertaken by Bong Mines Company Limited. Currently, iron ore is mined at two mines, Mount Tokadeh which produced about 5 million tons in 2014, and Bong Mine which produced 500,000 tons in the same year. In 2013, Liberia was the 23rd largest iron ore producer after just three years