10 Russian companies doing business in Africa Economic

Nov 18, 2019 In Africa, the Russian strategy is supported by the implementation and development of five pillar mining companies. Alrosa : Considered the world’s leading diamond producer, the Russian Alrosa started in 2003 the development of the Catoca mine. A joint venture with Angolan state-owned company Endiama, Brazil’s Odebrech and Diamond Finance

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Nov 15, 2019 In Angola, Russian mining company Alroser recently increased its stake in local producer Catoca to 41 percent, in a deal that provides the diamond giant with a production base outside Russia.

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While Russia has been playing for power in Africa in recent years by sending arms, offering mercenaries and cinching mining deals, the foundations of Moscow’s claim to renewed global influence

The Role of Russian Private Military Contractors in Africa

Aug 21, 2020 In exchange, CAR allowed Moscow to establish a Russian mining company and airfield facility, which necessitated bringing Russian “contractors,” such as the Wagner Group. By October 2019, after Moscow co-hosted with Egypt the first-of-its-kind Africa summit,CAR President Touadéra said he is pursuing talks about opening a Russian base in

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May 07, 2020 State-owned Russian companies have been mining bauxite in Guinea, cutting deals to extract diamonds from Angola and winning concessions to produce off-shore gas in Mozambique.

What does Russia really want from Africa?

Nov 14, 2019 In Angola, Russian mining company Alroser recently increased its stake in local producer Catoca to 41 percent, in a deal that provides the diamond giant with a production base outside Russia.

Russia’s comeback in Africa favours profit MINING.COM

While Russia has been playing for power in Africa in recent years by sending arms, offering mercenaries and cinching mining deals, the foundations of Moscow’s claim to renewed global influence

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Apr 12, 2019 The mining contractors have worked in Sudan on-and-off since last year, under a wide-ranging cooperation deal that al-Bashir struck with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Nov. 2017.

Gems, Warlords and Mercenaries: Russia’s Playbook in

Sep 30, 2019 Billboards sprouted around the capital, Bangui, with pictures of local soldiers under a Russian flag. A mining company linked to Mr. Prigozhin

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Mar 14, 2019 The Ministry of Mining and the oil industry of Madagascar signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Russia at the last St. Petersburg economic forum. So far, only one Russian company operates in Madagascar. “We have a Russian company in the field of chromium production.

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Obviously, Russia continues providing the necessary politico-diplomatic follow-up for the African activities of leading Russian companies such as Alrosa, Gazprom, Lukoil, Rusal, Renova, Gammakhim, Technopromexport and VEB and VTB banks, which are engaged in

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Glasenberg transformed Glencore from a commodities trading company into one of the world’s foremost companies in control of essential resources. Under the leadership of Glasenberg, Glencore invested over $30 billion giving it control over commodities in Russia, Congo, Canada and Zambia.

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Aug 04, 2018 The company, according to Africa Intelligence, is a subsidiary of the St. Petersburg firm M Invest, founded by Prigozhin. Africa Intelligence reported that Wagner fighters were delivering mining

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Feb 22, 2021 Companies mining and refining rare earth metals are profiting from the decades long increase in demand of these metals. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Rare Earth Metals estimated at US$4 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$6.6 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 7.3% over the analysis period

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Jun 25, 2019 The mining company operates seven plants and five mines in Russia, with subsidiaries in Beijing, Singapore, Panama and Brazil, among others. The company

Russia Exerts Growing Influence in Africa, Worrying Many

Jan 28, 2020 “Russian military engagement and use of private military contractors in Mozambique is designed to increase Russian influence in southern Africa and to enable Russian

Leaked documents reveal Russian effort to exert influence

Jun 11, 2019 One policy paper, titled “Russian influence in Africa”, says Moscow needs to find “reliable partners among African states” and should establish military bases. Topics Russia in Africa

8. China's Mining Footprint in Africa China in Africa

While South Africa is a natural port of call for Chinese mining companies, competition is tough in the local mining environment while the country’s draconian black economic empowerment (BEE) criteria has made Chinese investors wary of committing large investments into the mining sector a trend evident with mining companies from other

Despite Bashir's Fall, Russian Activities Continue in

Apr 12, 2019 The mining contractors have worked in Sudan on-and-off since last year, under a wide-ranging cooperation deal that al-Bashir struck with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Nov. 2017.

Gems, Warlords and Mercenaries: Russia’s Playbook in

Sep 30, 2019 Billboards sprouted around the capital, Bangui, with pictures of local soldiers under a Russian flag. A mining company linked to Mr. Prigozhin

Russia’s investment in Africa: New challenges and

Obviously, Russia continues providing the necessary politico-diplomatic follow-up for the African activities of leading Russian companies such as Alrosa, Gazprom, Lukoil, Rusal, Renova, Gammakhim, Technopromexport and VEB and VTB banks, which are engaged in

Master and Chef: Prigozhin and Madagascar • The Project

Mar 14, 2019 The Ministry of Mining and the oil industry of Madagascar signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Russia at the last St. Petersburg economic forum. So far, only one Russian company operates in Madagascar. “We have a Russian company in the field of chromium production.

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Russia’s Economic Engagement with Africa Page 4 Major Investments of Russian Companies in Africa Russian Investor Host Country/ Company Industry Type of Investment Value Year Norilsk Nickel South Africa Gold Fields Gold mining and processing M&A (acquired 30% of Gold Fields) US$1.16 billion 2004 Norilsk Nickel

Ivan Glasenberg Mining Africa

Glasenberg transformed Glencore from a commodities trading company into one of the world’s foremost companies in control of essential resources. Under the leadership of Glasenberg, Glencore invested over $30 billion giving it control over commodities in Russia, Congo, Canada and Zambia.

Leaked documents reveal Russian effort to exert influence

Jun 11, 2019 One policy paper, titled “Russian influence in Africa”, says Moscow needs to find “reliable partners among African states” and should establish military bases. Topics Russia in Africa

Russia Exerts Growing Influence in Africa, Worrying Many

Jan 28, 2020 “Russian military engagement and use of private military contractors in Mozambique is designed to increase Russian influence in southern Africa and to enable Russian

World's top five producers of platinum group metals profiled

Oct 04, 2019 In December 2016, South Africa’s Sibanye Gold agreed to acquire the Stillwater Mining Company which owns the Stillwater Mine and East Boulder Mine, for $2.2bn. The current mineral reserves estimated to sustain the Stillwater West section until 2044 and that of

Rare Earth Stocks: 11 Top Rare Earth Metal Companies

Feb 22, 2021 Companies mining and refining rare earth metals are profiting from the decades long increase in demand of these metals. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Rare Earth Metals estimated at US$4 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$6.6 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 7.3% over the analysis period

The Biggest Platinum Metal Producers ThoughtCo

Nov 20, 2019 The company extracts precious and platinum group metals as by-products from its mines on the Taimyr and Kola Peninsulas (both in Russia) as well as from mines in Botswana and South Africa. Norilsk, Russia's largest mining company, also extracts and refines cobalt,silver, gold, tellurium,and selenium as by-products.

8. China's Mining Footprint in Africa China in Africa

While South Africa is a natural port of call for Chinese mining companies, competition is tough in the local mining environment while the country’s draconian black economic empowerment (BEE) criteria has made Chinese investors wary of committing large investments into the mining sector a trend evident with mining companies from other

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West Africa, Russian mining companies opt for Orange IT

Sep 27, 2013 West Africa, Russian mining companies opt for Orange. By. Staff Writer September 27, 2013. Facebook. Twitter. WhatsApp. Nordgold has six other mining companies in Russia