amania mining company amc is a privately-owned and self-invested enterprise with the aim of developing the mineral resources of afghanistan. as one of the leading mining companies in the region, we are engaged in the exploration, development, mining and processing of industrial minerals and non- ferrous metals for the global market.
$1 trillion trove of rare minerals revealed under afghanistan. despite being one of the poorest nations in the world, afghanistan may be sitting on one of the richest troves of minerals in the world, valued at nearly $1 trillion, according to u.s. scientists. afghanistan, a country nearly the size of texas,
mining in afghanistan. mining in afghanistan is controlled by the ministry of mines and petroleum, which is headquartered in kabul with regional offices in other parts of the country. afghanistan has over 1400 mineral fields, containing barite, chromite, coal, copper, gold, iron ore, lead, natural gas, petroleum,
as america fights, china gets contracts. the area is also a taliban stronghold. but that's not stopping the chinese from promising what would be the largest foreign investment in afghan history. in fact, the company has even said they will build a railroad -- the first in afghanistan -- to the mine from pakistan.
the race to mine afghanistan. furthermore, ngos and other stakeholders hope that developing a legitimate mining sector, with western help and expertise, could end the current stronghold of the taliban and other insurgency groups on the sector, while raising much-needed revenue. according to a global witness report,
erik prince, the founder of the private military company blackwater, now known as academi, has trained his sights on mining natural resources in war-torn afghanistan, according to multiple sources and afghan officials.
according to a 2014 mining ministry study, some of afghanistan's most promising deposits of lithium are in the eastern province of ghazni and in the far southern region of gowde zereh in helmand province, all areas largely under the control of the taliban.
in a partial survey conducted by the afghan ministry of mines and petroleum, the country's mineral wealth is estimated at $3 trillion, more than enough to compensate for the war's cost. the u.s. president has previously expressed interest in afghanistan's vast mineral deposits as a tool for stabilizing the country.
as envisioned, the afghan government would invite companies to bring mining expertise, equipment, logistics and security to afghanistan to help extract coal and fuel what would be the country's
the story behind china's long-stalled mine in afghanistan. when the mes aynak mine contract was awarded, archeologique francaise en afghanistan dafa was requested by the ministry of information and culture in april 2009 to provide technical assistance in excavating and transferring the relics to a safe place.
the central asian mining services cams is a known exploration, drilling and mining support company with its headquarters in the capital kabul. the company is primarily known for providing solutions to the minerals exploration process to afghanistans mining industry as well as the central asian region.
the afghan government, funded in part by the american taxpayer, has refused to award contracts to exploit the countrys lucrative mining industry to pentagon-supported international companies, including u.s.-based contractors, according to the u.s. special inspector general for afghanistan reconstruction sigar , a watchdog agency.
china is building an open-pit copper mine east of kabul in afghanistan and destroying a 5,000-year-old buddhist city.
us president donald trump is eyeing afghanistan's mineral wealth to help pay for a 16-year war and reconstruction efforts that have already cost $117 billion.
mining in afghanistan. image courtesy of centar limited . afghanistan's news agency khaama press informed this weekend that president mohammad ashraf ghani cancelled the contracts held by the turkish afghan mining company tamc and the afghan gold and mineral company agmc, which allowed them to exploit the badakhshan gold mine and the balkhab copper mine in
afghanite geo and mining engineering services. afghanite co. following its social responsibility policies provides the geotechnical investigation of the shokooh charity school construction project as a contribution to this valuable project in bamyan province.