Willem Jacobs

Willem Jacobs

COO, Africa & Middle East Barrick Gold


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Monday 03/02/2020

From 15:00 To 16:00

02/03/2020 15:00 02/03/2020 16:00 Increasing Battery Metals Production to Boost Africa's Stake in The Vital Global Battery Market In May 2019, Sarah Maryssael, Tesla’s global supply manager for battery metals, told a closed-door Washington gathering of miners, regulators and lawmakers that the automaker sees a shortage of key EV minerals coming in the near future, including copper.
  • DRC: Kamoa-Kakula project - 1.2 million MT in 2018 – Ivanhoe Mines & Zijin Mining Group + CITIC Metal Africa Investments
  • Zambia: 870,000 MT in 2018 - Barrick Gold’s Lumwana, First Quantum Minerals’ Kansanshi, Mopani Copper Mines (majority owned by Glencore) and Konkola Copper Mines, (subsidiary of Vedanta Resources) – 4 mines represent 80% of the country’s yearly copper production
  • World Bank – smart mining
CTICC

CTICC

"Increasing Battery Metals Production to Boost Africa's Stake in The Vital Global Battery Market"

Fortune Mojapelo George Gilchrist John Startin Riccardo Puliti Willem Jacobs
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Monday 03/02/2020

From 15:00 To 16:00

02/03/2020 15:00 02/03/2020 16:00 Increasing Battery Metals Production to Boost Africa's Stake in The Vital Global Battery Market In May 2019, Sarah Maryssael, Tesla’s global supply manager for battery metals, told a closed-door Washington gathering of miners, regulators and lawmakers that the automaker sees a shortage of key EV minerals coming in the near future, including copper.
  • DRC: Kamoa-Kakula project - 1.2 million MT in 2018 – Ivanhoe Mines & Zijin Mining Group + CITIC Metal Africa Investments
  • Zambia: 870,000 MT in 2018 - Barrick Gold’s Lumwana, First Quantum Minerals’ Kansanshi, Mopani Copper Mines (majority owned by Glencore) and Konkola Copper Mines, (subsidiary of Vedanta Resources) – 4 mines represent 80% of the country’s yearly copper production
  • World Bank – smart mining
CTICC
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