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Opinion: Cobalt, Congo and the responsible .

The misery in which so-called artisanal miners work, and their rising death toll, has thrust cobalt mining in the Congo into the international spotlight

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China's top cobalt producer halts buying from .

China's top cobalt producer halts buying from Congo miners. Huayou Cobalt bows to pressure over use of child labour in DRC's informal mining sector . A man sorts through cobalt in the DRC ...

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Scientists reveal the hidden costs of cobalt mining in DR ...

9/21/2018 · More information: Célestin Banza Lubaba Nkulu et al, Sustainability of artisanal mining of cobalt in DR Congo, Nature Sustainability (2018).DOI: 10.1038/s41893-018-0139-4

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China's Huayou pulls out of Congo cobalt ... - .

China's biggest cobalt refiner Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt said on Thursday its overseas unit is pulling out a deal to invest $66.3 million in a cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC ...

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Mining Weekly - Tesla Congo cobalt deal means .

Almost three-quarters of the world's cobalt comes from Congo, where Glencore owns two of the largest mines, and demand is forecast to surge in coming years, driven by electric-vehicle sales.

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Cobalt - Wikipedia

Changes that Congo made to mining laws in 2002 attracted new investments in Congolese copper and cobalt projects. Glencore's Mutanda Mine shipped 24,500 tons of cobalt in 2016, 40% of Congo DRC's output and nearly a quarter of global production. After oversupply, Glencore closed Mutanda for .

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Cobalt : la réforme minière en RD Congo qui affole les ...

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China's Cobalt Mining Giant in the DR Congo is .

17.12.2019 · China's Cobalt Mining Giant in the DR Congo is in Trouble (Again) Human Rights; Mining; Resources; December 17, 2019. by Eric Olander. Share. A child breaks rocks extracted from a cobalt mining at a copper mine quarry and cobalt pit in Lubumbashi on May 23, 2016. The price of copper has fallen heavily, directly impacting workers in the town. JUNIOR KANNAH / AFP . The phone many of .

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Send in the troops: Congo raises the stakes on .

"There are cave-ins all the time on many of these sites," said one official at an industrial mine in Congo. "Wherever there is cobalt in the DRC, there will be artisanal miners."

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Special report : Inside the Congo cobalt mines that ...Faceți clic pentru a viziona6:17

2/27/2017 · It is an essential part of most mobile gadgets sold around the world and demand for cobalt is soaring. But the process of extracting the mineral from the ear...

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Top 5 Cobalt Miners To Consider | Seeking Alpha

Over half of cobalt supply comes from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a country currently experiencing political turmoil. The key to understand is that the copper and nickel miners have no ...

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Children mining cobalt in Democratic Republic .

Children mining cobalt for batteries in Congo... 05:56 A CBS News investigation has found child labor being used in the dangerous mining of cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Le marché mondial du cobalt entre les mains de la RDC et ...

La conférence Mining Indaba en Afrique du Sud se clôt sur un constat : la concentration de la production de cobalt entre la RDC et la Chine fait peser un risque sur l'approvisionnement mondial.

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Le cobalt, le Congo & les coûts socio-écologiques de la ...

Depuis les mines congo­laises à petite échelle, il est ache­mi­né vers une seule com­pa­gnie chi­noise – la Congo Dong­Fang Inter­na­tio­nal Mining, appar­te­nant à l'un des plus gros pro­duc­teurs de cobalt dans le monde, Zhe­jiang Huayou Cobalt – qui four­nit depuis des années quelques uns des plus grands fabri­cants mon­diaux de bat­te­ries. Ceux-ci, à leur ...

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Project for responsible artisanal cobalt mining in .

Project for responsible artisanal cobalt mining in Kolwezi, DR Congo: launching on-site activities. September 19, 2019 . With the pilot project "Cobalt for Development", the BMW Group, BASF SE, Samsung SDI and Samsung Electronics yesterday kicked off their cross-industrial initiative aimed at improving working conditions of the people working at an artisanal cobalt mine site in the ...

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Cobalt price: BMW avoids the Congo conundrum .

Congo-China-cobalt conundrum Annual cobalt production is only around 130,000 tonnes, mostly as a byproduct of nickel and copper mining. Some two-thirds of .

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Mining Weekly - Tesla Congo cobalt deal means .Traduire cette page

Almost three-quarters of the world's cobalt comes from Congo, where Glencore owns two of the largest mines, and demand is forecast to surge in coming years, driven by electric-vehicle sales.

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Top tech firms sued over DR Congo cobalt mining deaths ...

12/16/2019 · DR Congo produces 60% of the world's supply of cobalt. The mineral is used to produce lithium-ion batteries used to power electric cars, laptops and smartphones.

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China, cobalt and the Congo: Why Xi Jinping leads the ...

8/13/2019 · Miners searching for cobalt in the Kamato Mine, located in the Democratic Republic of Congo (Credit: Katanga Mining) Over the past decade, China has established a monopoly over cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo where the vast majority of the metal resides. Felix Todd reports.

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