ESG

Major Chinese miner trying to muscle-in on AVZ's Manono

THE partner of Robert Friedland's Ivanhoe Mines at the outstanding Kamoa-Kakula copper development in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Chinese multinational miner Zijin, is in a battle with ASX-listed AVZ Minerals for a stake in the massive Manono lithium project.

Manono, DRC

Manono, DRC

Zijin believes it has a 15% stake in the project while AVZ claims it has a pre-emptive right and will "take all necessary actions to resist [Zijin's] vexatious and meritless claims". While the ownership...

Start a free trial to continue reading this article

Already have an account?

Subscribe now

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining News Intelligence team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining News Intelligence team.

editions

Mining Journal Intelligence Project Pipeline Handbook 2024

View our 50 top mining projects, handpicked using a unique, objective selection process from a database of 450+ global assets.

editions

MiningNews.net Research Report 2024

Access a multi-pronged tool to identify critical risks and opportunities in Australia’s mining industry.

editions

Mining Journal Intelligence Investor Sentiment Report 2024

Survey revealing the plans, priorities, and preferences of 120+ mining investors and their expectations for the sector in 2024.

editions

Mining Journal Intelligence Mining Equities Report 2023

Access an exclusive, inside look on the quarterly mining IPOs and secondary raisings data and mining equities performance tables with an annual Stock Exchange Comparisons supplement.