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Keith Campbell

Keith Campbell is a Senior Contributing Editor for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

He holds a master's degree in international relations from the University of the Witwatersrand.

Tel: +2711 622 3744

Email: newsdesk@engineeringnews.co.za

 

Indian acquisition is losing money and Mozambique wants it taxed

The financial director of the Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) has revealed the losses currently being borne by the Benga coal operation in Mozambique’s Tete province. Anil Chaudhary reported that Benga’s production costs were $165/t...
By: Keith Campbell
Published on 29th August 2014
 

Vale details activities in Mozambique

Brazilian mining major Vale’s Moatize mine in the Tete province of Mozambique produced some 4-million tons of coal last year, its second full year of operation. This was reported by the group’s subsidiary, Vale Moçambique, in its recently...
By: Keith Campbell
Published on 22nd August 2014
 

Indian company to rapidly increase production at Mozambique mine

Indian State-owned overseas coal mining group International Coal Ventures Limited (ICVL) has reported that it plans to triple production at its soon-to-be acquired Benga mine in Mozambique over the next three years. The company recently agreed a...
By: Keith Campbell
Published on 15th August 2014
 

Vale’s African production rises, Rio Tinto sells Mozambique assets

Brazilian mining major Vale has reported a stronger performance by its Moatize coal operation in Mozambique during the second quarter of this year (2Q14) in comparison to the first quarter (1Q14). Vale’s Carborough Downs coal operation in...
By: Keith Campbell
Published on 8th August 2014
 

Mozambique coal projects set to change hands while Maputo ponders aid to sector

It has been reported from New Delhi that India’s International Coal Ventures Private Limited (ICVL) was set to buy 65% of the Benga coal operation in the Tete province of Mozambique as well as two other coal projects – Tete East and Zambeze...
By: Keith Campbell
Published on 1st August 2014
 

Rio Tinto reportedly selling Moz coal asset to Indian company

It has been reported from New Delhi that India’s International Coal Ventures Private Limited (ICVL) was set to buy 65% of the Benga coal operation in the Tete province of Mozambique as well as two other coal projects – Tete East and Zambeze...
By: Keith Campbell
Published on 25th July 2014
 

Junior miner’s optimism for Mozambique projects boosted

Australian junior Metals of Africa (MTA) has reported encouraging results at both its Mozambican projects. These are the Montepuez Graphite project in Cabo Delgado province and the Rio Mazoe (including Changara) base metals project in Tete...
By: Keith Campbell
Published on 25th July 2014
 

Mozambique heavy mineral sands mine reports production jump

Irish miner Kenmare Resources has reported record production of ilmenite and primary zircon from its Moma mine in Mozambique. These records applied for both the second quarter (Q2) of this year and for last month. Production during the first half...
By: Keith Campbell
Published on 18th July 2014
 

Moz rejects short-term tax cuts, but reviews possible

Mozambique’s Tax Authority has rejected the idea of a cut in taxes on the country’s resources sector in the short term. However Tax Authority President Rosário Fernandes told the Macauhub news agency that there was the possibility of...
By: Keith Campbell
Published on 11th July 2014
 

Indians, Australians pursuing opportunities in Mozambique

Indian company International Coal Ventures Private Limited (ICVL) is reported to be interested in coal assets in Mozambique. ICVL is a “special purpose vehicle” created at the initiative of the Indian Ministry of Steel, with the purpose of...
By: Keith Campbell
Published on 4th July 2014
 

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