bukusu iron ore prospect in uganda

What Are The Major Natural Resources Of Uganda

Apr 01 2019 0183 32 Iron Ore Iron ore in Uganda is primarily mined as two types of minerals hematite and magnetite Hematite is of higher quality and is found mainly in Butare and Kamena with deposits exceeding 50 million tons Magnetite is found in Bukusu Nangalwe and Namekhara which produce a total of 41 million tons...

Assessment and collection of revenue from the extractive

Assessment and Collection of revenue from petroleum in Uganda Uganda has an estimated 65 billion barrels of stock tank oil initially in place currently and with the current technology expects to produce about 14 billion barrels Uganda expects to generate its revenue from a number of sourc...

Uganda mineral sector presentation

- Iron Ore in kanungu Kabale Tororo Busumbu 300MMT Cement - Vermiculite proven reserves at about 10 MT and currently best/large flake quality in the world at Namekhara - Limestone/Marble in Karamoja 300MMT - Gold - Copper /Cobalt 6 MT with potential to significantly increase resources at Kilembe - Nickel potential for discovery of world...

MINISTRY OF ENERGY AND MINERAL DEVELOPMENT

Mineral exploration investigations of REE at Bukusu in Manafwa geodata integration for iron ore in SW Uganda and follow up of Uranium prospects in Sembabule revealed an anomaly for further investigation for REE mineralization ten 10 sites for iron ore drilling and that Uranium...

Uganda mineral sector presentation

Sep 25 2015 0183 32 - Iron Ore in kanungu Kabale Tororo Busumbu 300MMT Cement - Vermiculite proven reserves at about 10 MT and currently best/large flake quality in the world at Namekhara - Limestone/Marble in Karamoja 300MMT - Gold - Copper /Cobalt 6 MT with potential to significantly increase resources at Kilembe - Nickel potential for discovery of world...

Uganda Iron and Steel Sector Business and Investment

Although most of the iron and steel raw material products are currently imported it should be noted that iron ore occurs abundantly in Uganda mainly in two areas the hematite ore of Muko Kabale/Kisoro area and the magnetite ore at Sukulu and Bukusu in Tororo Hematite ore is also known to occur at Mugabuzi in Ssembabule District and all...

Uganda survey reveals US 156bn iron ore deposits

More than 200mn tonnes of iron ore are now proven to exist in the region the ministry stated adding that vermiculite reserves at Namekhara in eastern Uganda had increased from five million tonnes to 549mn tonnes with a gross value of US 115bn...

Mining Sector Profile

Hematite iron ore with a resource of 2 million tons occurs at Mugabuzi in Mbarara district and also occurs at Nyaituma in Hoima district Hematite of about 2 million tones has been reported at Namugongo peninsula in Mayuge district Magnetite is associated with the carbonatite complexes and it occurs in Bukusu at Nakhupa...

EU offers support to iron ore exploration unit

Aug 08 2020 0183 32 Iron ore Kampala Uganda THE INDEPENDENT The European Union has offered Euros 800 000 about Shillings 35 billion to Uganda to develop an iron ore exploration unit in the Department of the Geological Survey and Mines DGSM in Entebbe In a notice prior to commencement of the work the EU says the money is given under EUAid and will help in developing mineral...

EU Offers Support to Iron Ore Exploration Unit Uganda

Iron and steel industry is an important industry flagged by the National Planning Authority as one that can earn the country hundreds of jobs but also save the country millions in foreign exchange spending According to the NPA about 33 of the iron and steel production in Uganda is done from scrap and raw iron ore...

Uganda Oil Production to Open Huge Opportunities

Specifically iron ore occurs mainly in two areas the hematite ore of Muko/Kabale Kisoro area in the south west and the magnetite at Sukulu and Bukusu at Tororo in eastern Uganda Hematite ore...

Uganda Article about Uganda by The Free Dictionary

A zone of Cretaceous carbonatites site of the Sukulu and Bukusu iron-ore deposits is in eastern Uganda The Sukulu carbonatite deposits also contain large amounts of niobium 600 000 tons zirconium 500 000 tons and apatite...

Uganda Seeks To Import Mozambique Coal

Uganda has also got confirmed huge deposits of iron ore in Muko located in the southwestern district of Kabale straddling to Kisoro as well as the eastern region district of Tororo in the areas...

PDF Rare Earth Element Mines Deposits and Occurrences

PDF On Jan 1 2002 GJ Orris and others published Rare Earth Element Mines Deposits and Occurrences Find read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate...

Characterisation of Muko Iron Ores Uganda for the

resources among which is iron ore Large deposits of iron ore exist in Uganda in the eastern Tororo and south-western Kisoro-Kabale regions of the country Figure 1 The occurrence in Tororo is in the places known as Sukulu and Bukusu and are estimated to be in the order of...

Minerals Overview

Magnetite iron ore occurs in Bukusu 23 million tonnes has been estimated at Nakhupa Nangalwe and Surumbusa and Namekhara in Manafwa district are estimated to contain 18 million tonnes Sukulu in Tororo district magnetic iron ore occurs in residual soils with phosphate resource of 45 million tonnes Napak in Napak district and Toror in...

18 Mineral Targets Detected in Uganda Uganda Radio Network

Nov 28 2016 0183 32 Eighteen areas with potential of minerals in commercial quantities have been detected in Uganda Vincent Kedi Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development s Country Focal Person for the ACP-EU Development Minerals Programme says recent airborne geophysical surveys reveal 18 targets across Uganda that need further exploration...