Central Africa Mining Report

Providing expert analysis, independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the mining.

Report includes: BMI Industry View, Industry SWOT Analysis, Industry Forecasts, BMI's Petrochemicals Risk Reward Index, Economic Forecasts, Company Profiles and Global, Regional and Country Industry Overviews.

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Central Africa Mining Report
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The Central Africa Mining Report has been researched at source and features BMI Research's mining and commodity forecasts for metals, minerals and gems, covering all major indicators including reserves, production, exports and values. The report also analyses trends and prospects, national and multinational companies and changes in the regulatory environment.

BMI's Central Africa Mining Report provides industry strategists, service companies, company analysts and consultants, government departments, trade associations and regulatory bodies with BMI's independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the mining industry in Cameroon, Congo, Congo, Dem. Rep..

Key Benefits

  • Use BMI's independent industry forecasts on Cameroon, Congo, Congo, Dem. Rep. to test other views - a key input for successful budgeting and planning in this mining market.
  • Target business opportunities and risks in Cameroon, Congo, Congo, Dem. Rep.'s mining sector through our reviews of latest mining industry trends, regulatory changes and major deals, projects and investments in Cameroon, Congo, Congo, Dem. Rep..
  • Assess the activities, strategy and market position of your competitors, partners and clients via our Company Profiles (inc. KPIs and latest activity), Key Projects Tables and Competitive Landscape Tables.

Coverage

BMI Industry View

Summary of BMI’s key forecasts and industry analysis, covering mining reserves, supply, demand and prices, plus analysis of landmark company developments and key changes in the regulatory environment.

Industry SWOT analysis

Analysis of the major Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats within the mining sector and within the broader political, economic and business environment.

BMI Industry Forecasts

Historic data series (2009-2013) and forecasts to end-2019 for key industry and economic indicators, supported by explicit assumptions, plus analysis of key risks to the main forecasts. Indicators include:

  • Mining industry: Industry size (USDmn), real growth (%), % of GDP, employment (‘000), workforce as % of total workforce, average wage (USD).
  • Output: Production volumes (‘000 tonnes, carats etc.) for all major metals, minerals, ores and gems mined in each state, including bauxite, copper, gold, coal, lead, silver, tin, titanium, uranium, zinc etc.
  • Exports: Value of exports (USDmn) for all major metals, minerals, ores and gems mined in each state.
  • Commodity markets: Global demand, supply, stocks and benchmark prices (USD) for aluminium, copper, lead, nickel, tin, zinc, gold and steel.

BMI’s Mining Risk Reward Index

BMI’s Risk Reward Indices provide investors (mining companies and support service providers) looking for opportunities in the region with a clear country-comparative assessment of a market’s risks and potential rewards. Each of the country markets are scored using a sophisticated model that includes more than 40 industry, economic and demographic data points to provide indices of highest to lowest appeal to investors, with each position explained.

Competitive Landscape Tables & Analysis

Comparative company analyses and tables detailing USD sales, % share of total sales, number of employees, year established, market cap/NAV, ownership structure, production and % market share.

Key Projects

Details and analysis of all current and planned developments (new ventures, capacity expansion and other investments) across the sector broken down by metal/ore.

Company Profiles*

Examines the competitive positioning and short- to medium-term business strategies of key industry players. Strategy is examined within the context of BMI’s industry forecasts, our macroeconomic views and our understanding of the wider competitive landscape. The latest financial and operating statistics and key company developments are also incorporated within the company profiles, enabling a full evaluation of recent company performance and future growth prospects.

Sources

The Mining reports are based on an extensive network of primary sources, such as multilateral organisations (UN, WB, IMF), national chambers of commerce and industry, national statistical offices, government ministries and central banks, and multinational companies.

*Company profiles are not available for every country. Those reports instead contain information on the current activities of prominent companies operating in the market.

BMI Industry View
7
A New Stage For Metals Production
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SWOT
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Industry Forecast
11
Congo - Gold: DRC Bucking Global Slowdown
11
Table: Gold Production Forecast (Congo (DRC) 2012-2019)
14
Copper: Production Growth Steady Despite Risks
15
Key Developments
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Table: DRC - Copper Projects
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Table: Copper Production Forecast (Congo (DRC) 2011-2019)
19
Congo Iron Ore: Low-Price Environment May Undermine Growth
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Table: Largest Iron Ore Projects
21
China & Infrastructure Present Risks
21
Iron Ore: Cameroon To Take Centre Stage
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Key Developments
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Table: Cameroon - Key Mining Projects
25
Infrastructure Investment Essential
25
Industry Risk Reward Ratings
27
Africa: Major Risks Remain
27
Key Takeaways
27
Latest Revisions
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Table: Africa - Mining Risk/Reward Index
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Regulatory Development
30
Congo & Cameroon: Uncertainty, But Signs Of Promise
30
Higher Taxes Round The Corner
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Table: Africa - Regulatory Outlook
31
Commodities Forecast
33
Commodities Outlook
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Table: BMI Commodities Price Forecasts
33
Competitive Landscape
34
Company Profile
36
Global Company Strategy - MMG Limited - Q3 2015
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Table: MMG Ltd - Supply Chain Analysis
40
Table: MMG Limited - Key Financial Data
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Global Company Strategy - Randgold Resources - Q4 2015
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Latest Financial Results
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Table: Randgold Resources - Key Financial Data
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Regional Overview
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Africa Mining: The Four Key Themes
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Key Themes
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Chinese Investment To Continue
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Iron Ore Price Weakness To Curb Growth
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Regulatory Uncertainty To Curb Growth
50
Mining To Remain Key Contributor To GDP
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Methodology
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Industry Forecast Methodology
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Sources
54
Risk/Reward Index Methodology
55
Table: Weighting Of Indicators
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