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Ghana''s mining sector: its contribution to the national ...

2001-6-1 · Ghana may not be exactly classified as a mineral economy by the UN definition. those generating at least 10 per cent of gross domestic product from mining and at least 40 per cent of their foreign exchange earnings from mineral exports (United Nations, 1998, p. 2)However, the country''s mining sector contributes about 40% of gross foreign exchange earning, generates some 5.7% of …

Home | Ghana Mines Association

Our mission is to bring together all workers within the mining industry of Ghana and beyond into a strong trade union organisation for the purposes of safeguarding and advancing the interests of its members. Our Vision Our vision is a vibrant and sustainable mining sector that respects and values its workers and the community in which it works. ...

Major Mines & Projects | Bogoso-Prestea Mine

The Central shaft is the primary access to the underground mining levels and it extends to a depth of 1,238 m below surface to 30 Level (L). Numerous levels were developed off the shaft to provide access to the Main Reef stoping areas. Traditional narrow vein mining methods were employed, primarily shrinkage stoping and captive cut and fill.


AWIMA has members in 4 Regions in Africa: Central Africa, Eastern Africa, Southern Africa and Western Arica. Hover your mouse (Touch) the map in the appropriate region on the African map to see AWIMA in that region. Expand to see breakdown by regions CENTRAL AFRICA Cameroon Association des Femmes du secteur Minier du Cameroon (AFEMIC) […]

Ghana Gold Expo – Ghana Gold Expo 2020

The Ghana Gold 2020 focused mainly on ''Promoting Zero Mercury'' in local mining, and used the platform to advance the advocacy against the application of the deadly chemical in mining in accordance with the Minamata Convention on Mercury. THE WESTERN Regional Minister, Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, called on mining companies operating in the ...

Ghana | Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

2021-7-16 · According to the Petroleum Revenue Management Act, Ghana Revenue Authority is responsible for the collection of all petroleum revenues, including income tax, royalties, corporate income taxes and dividends. Holders of large-scale mining licenses are subject to corporate tax (35%), capital gains tax (15%), withholding tax for foreign residents (15%) and royalties (5%).


Wacam is a premier community based human rights and environmental mining advocacy NGO in Ghana with a community-based focus. Formed in 1998, Wacam has worked to respond to the social, environmental and economic problems that had resulted from the increased mining investment of the third gold rush. Our work is focused on community mobilisation ...

Small scale miners welcome new mining law

2019-8-22 · The Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners (GNASSM) has welcomed the amended mining law, but with some reservations that it says must have been addressed before the president would ...

Small Scale Mining Association Ghana

The Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners has lamented over what it says is the scant attention the ruling New Patriotic Party(NPP) has given by way of policy for the small scale mining sector in its 2020 manifesto. According to the Association, ...

ICMM & Member associations

Association members. With the support of national, regional and commodity associations, we are able to share our ICMM Mining Principles and our good practice guidance beyond company members, to the wider industry. Association members sit on our associations coordination group and other committees. They meet twice a year to discuss common ...


2018-4-15 · 1.1 Overview of Ghana''s Minerals and Mining Sector Ghana is well endowed with substantial mineral resources, the major ones being gold, diamonds, manganese and bauxite. Gold is the predominant mineral produced in the country, accounting for over 90% of all mineral revenues annually over the past two decades (Minerals Commission1).

The Ghana Chamber of Mines

2021-6-14 · To represent the Mining Industry in Ghana using the resources and capabilities of its members to deliver services that address members, government and community needs, in order to enhance development. Learn More About Us

Overview | The Ghana Chamber of Mines

The Ghana Chamber of Mines is the main minerals industry association in Ghana. The Chamber represents the collective interests of companies involved in mineral exploration, production and processing in Ghana. Its activities are entirely funded by its member companies, which produce majority of Ghana''s mineral output. The Chamber has ...

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Jul 2010 - Jan 20132 years 7 months. Western Australia, Australia. Gold Fields is one of the world''s largest unhedged producers of gold with a total annual production of 3.6 million ounces from its eight mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru and South Africa. The Agnew Mine is …

ABOUT US | Obuasi Gold Mine

2021-9-2 · The mine is in Obuasi Municipal District, which is roughly 39 miles (59.4 kilometers) south-west of regional capital Kumasi. It has remained Africa''s largest producer of gold with the core configuration and mandate of purchasing gold produced by private companies and small scale gold mining companies to explore export potential and showcase them in the global market.

Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners | TWN …

Experiences and Challenges of ASGM. Presented by Godwin N. Amarh Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners (GNASSM) Presentation Outline Introduction History of ASGM in Ghana Brief about GNASSM ASGM operations Ghana Experiences and Challenges ASGM in …


2016-9-5 · One of the most significant multifaceted national challenges in Ghana is the spread of illegal gold mining activities. This type of informal mining is a major source of employment in many parts of a country. This study critically examines the contribution of illegal gold mining on development and poverty reduction in the AWD.

Miners Association of Nigeria – Welcome

The Miners Association of Nigeria (MAN) is a National Industry Association whose diverse membership (Over 4000) includes entities and individuals that are directly involved in mineral resources exploration and exploitation in Nigeria. MAN membership comprises of exploration, quarry, and mining companies.

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2021-9-3 · Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall Visit Ghana. KUMASI, GHANA - NOVEMBER 04: Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall attend a Durbar and Tea with the Asantehene at Manhiya Palace on November 4, 2018 in Kumasi, Ghana, for mutual negotiation to development OBUASI GOLD MINE in the ashanti region to the global gold mining standard of operation.

Best Mining in Ghana

Agensix Ghana Ltd is a world-class partner in the global Oil & Gas, Energy and Mining industries. The Agensix is a supplier and a distributor of commodities of best value.

Ghana''s mining sector: its contribution to the national ...

Mining is here defined as the activities relating to the extraction of "any substance in solid or liquid form occurring naturally in or on the earth, or on or under the seabed, formed by or subject to geological process including building and industrial minerals but does not include petroleum or water" (Ghana''s Minerals & Mining Law, PNDCL 153).

Mining in Ghana

Mining Companies in Ghana. List of Best Mining Companies in Ghana, Top Mining Companies in Ghana, Mining Companies Near Me, Best Mining Companies. Page 2.

Association Of Small-Scale Miners Okays New Mining Policy

2018-12-15 · An association of small-scale miners in the country has stated it supports the new mining policy framework introduced on Friday by the government . The Concerned Small Scale Miners Union of Ghana (CSSMUG) has promised to ensure that the new policy is adhered to by all its members ahead of the start of small-scale mining …

Epiroc Ghana | Epiroc

2021-9-2 · We provide innovative mining equipment, consumables and services for drilling and rock excavation. Whether the application is surface and underground mining, infrastructure, civil works, well drilling or geotechnical, Epiroc will ensure to increase …

Overview | The Ghana Chamber of Mines

The Ghana Chamber of Mines is the main minerals industry association in Ghana. The Chamber represents the collective interests of companies involved in mineral exploration, production and processing in Ghana. Its activities are entirely funded by its member companies, which produce majority of Ghana''s mineral output.

''We failed one way of the other''

2021-7-15 · Government recently doubled efforts to combat illegal small scale mining. The Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners (GNASSM) has …


2021-8-27 · Since 1935, the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) has been the national voice of the Canadian mining industry. Working alongside our members, MAC promotes the industry nationally and internationally, works with governments on policies affecting the sector and educates the public on the value mining brings to the economy and the daily life of Canadians.

Operating Mines – Minerals Commission

List of major mining companies operating in Ghana and their details in case of references. NO. Operating Mines. Mineral Type. Mine Location. Website Address. 1. AngloGold Ashanti (Ghana) Ltd. Gold.