Bomi Hills iron ore mine - Liberia: Past and Present

Liberia, Africa's largest iron ore exporter. The Liberia Mining Company was the first of four iron ore companies which produced and shipped such large quantities of iron ore that in the 1960s and 1970s Liberia became Africa’s largest iron ore exporter and even the third on the world list of iron ore exporters.

Mining industry of Liberia - Wikipedia

Iron ore extraction has seen a revival in the private sector with projects undertaken by several foreign companies such as: the Putu iron ore project in Grand Gedeh County; the western iron ore deposits in Nimba County; and the Western Cluster Iron Ore (WCIO) project including the Bea Mountain, Bomi Hills, and Mano River iron ore deposits.

Liberia’s first iron ore mining company LMC

The US search for a diversification of its supply of strategic materials brought American steel producers to Liberia where in 1944 William Tubman had taken over from Edwin Barclay.

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Iron Ore Mining in Liberia - Overview - MBendi

Iron ore mining and beneficiation was at one stage Liberia’s economic mainstay, contributing as much as 64% total exports which provided nearly 25% of the country’s GDP. However, the civil war that broke out in 1989 halted production from nearly all of the iron ore facilities.

Liberia: Putu Mining Shuts Down Over International Crisis ...

Months after FrontPageAfrica reported that Russian Iron Ore Company, Putu Mining, has shut down its activities in Liberia, Senator Alphonso Gaye of Grand Gedeh County has corroborated reports by this paper, a day following the resumption of legislative duties on Capitol Hill.

Liberia: Putu Mining Shuts Down Over International Crisis ...

Monrovia — Months after FrontPageAfrica reported that Russian Iron Ore Company, Putu Mining, has shut down its activities in Liberia, Senator Alphonso Gaye of Grand Gedeh County has corroborated reports by this paper, a day following the resumption of legislative duties on Capitol Hill.

Mining industry of Liberia - Wikipedia

The mining industry of Liberia has witnessed a revival after the civil war which ended in 2003. Gold, diamonds, and iron ore form the core minerals of the mining sector with a new Mineral Development Policy and Mining Code being put in place to attract foreign investments.

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…was long associated with the Liberian Mining Company (LMC; a subsidiary of Republic Steel Corporation), which closed down mining operations in the late 1970s. The firm, the first in Liberia to export iron ore, completed a 43-mile (69-km) narrow-gauge railway to the port at Monrovia in 1951.

IRIN | Four multinationals bid to reopen Nimba iron ore mines

Four multinational mining companies have submitted bids to reopen the iron ore mines in the Nimba mountains of northern Liberia, which once provided the government with half its revenue, Jonathan Mason, the Minister of Lands Mines and Energies, said on Friday.

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Liberia: Iron ore miner Sable agrees $1.3bn export deal Friday, 23 January 2015 REUTERS Sable Mining agreed $1.3 billion deal to export iron ore via Liberia, Liberian authorities said, offering the London-listed firm the transport link it has so far lacked to exploit the site in Guinea where the ore is mined.