Guinea-Based Sable Mining to Export Via Liberia

Guinea-Based Sable Mining to Export Via Liberia

From Independent Online

Guinea-focused iron ore miner Sable Mining said on Monday it had been granted permission to export through Liberia by the Guinean government, which could increase the viability of its Nimba project.

Liberia, which neighbours Guinea, has an existing rail link to the Altantic and offers a far shorter export route for Sable’s Nimba iron ore project.

The company, whose chairman is the former England cricket player Phil Edmonds, said the decree was the first to be issued in Guinea and was an important step towards starting production in 2015 and hitting 5 million tonnes per year production after that.

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