Mutanda Mine, Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congoi
|Regional Level Types|
|Mutanda Mine||Mine (Inactive)|
|Kolwezi||- not defined -|
|Kolwezi mining district||District|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
10° 47' 14'' South , 25° 48' 34'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Mine (Inactive) - last checked 2019
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Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Katanga Copper Crescent; Zaïre
An open-pit copper mine operated by Glencore International. Annual production capacity is estimated at 20,000 tonnes of copper metal and 8,000 tonnes of cobalt in cobalt hydroxide, with expansion to 110,000 tonnes of copper metal and 23,000 tonnes of cobalt in cobalt hydroxide by the first quarter of 2012.
Closed in 2019 due to low price of cobalt.
Regions containing this locality
|African Plate||Tectonic Plate|
|Katanga, DR Congo||Province (Historical)|
|Katanga Copper Crescent, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo|
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