Tag: Mozambique coal

Mining & Resources

Close-Up: Chandra Shekhar Singh

Mr. Chandra Shekhar Singh is Business Head of JSPL Mozambique Minerais LDA, the business that is spearheading Jindal Africa`s interests in this southern African nation. The Planned 10 MPTAcoal mine in Chirodzi, in Tete Province is the first project in the country, although ancillary projects including a power plant and associated logistics will be developed…

4 Jun 2015, by Test Test

Mining & Resources

Transport issues kill Rio’s Mozambique dream

Rio Tinto has fessed up, acknowledging for the first time yesterday it is selling its Mozambican coal assets for the bargain-basement price of $50m. Rio’s planned exit from Mozambique was first flagged by Inside Coal in December so the only real surprise was the price. As one industry observer remarked: “$50m is less than salvage…

6 Aug 2014, by Test Test

Mining & Resources

Metallurgical Coal Market Outlook with CRU Group

For a few years, Metallurgical Coal was a very attractive commodity for investors and mining companies. As rapid demand growth met with supply disruptions in Australia, the prices for metallurgical coal rose at very high levels. For a couple of years, prices were two to three times of the production costs for some companies. The…

5 Jun 2014, by Test Test

Mining & Resources

Close-Up: The Hon Dr. Esperança Bias

The Honourable Dr. Esperança Bias is the Minister for Mineral Resources of Mozambique.  She has been in this role since 2005, and prior to that, she was the Deputy Minister for the Mineral Resources and Energy of Mozambique for five years.  She graduated with a degree in Economics from the Eduardo Mondlane University in Mozambique…

29 Apr 2014, by Test Test