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  • Free zone exports grow to Shs4.2t from Shs542b - report
    Free zone exports grow to Shs4.2t from Shs542b - report

    1 day ago The report, issued by Uganda Free Zones Authority shows that for two years in a row, semi processed gold was the driver of exports in the free zones accounting for 93 percent of total export earnings

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  • UN experts: Gold from Congo going to armed groups
    UN experts: Gold from Congo going to armed groups

    The panel said it analyzed gold production and trade data for Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania on the basis of the frequency and volume of gold smuggling from Congo into regional trading and transit hubs and beyond and found that recorded production in many of those countries was low relative to their gold exports

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  • Uganda Free Zones Scheme Boost Exports But Suffer
    Uganda Free Zones Scheme Boost Exports But Suffer

    Dec 17, 2021 The Uganda Free Zones Authority (UFZA)was created to boost production for export, first through establishment or support to free zones around the country. UFZA’s mandate is to oversee the establishment, development, management, marketing, maintenance, supervision and control of Free Zones in Uganda and to provide for any other related matters

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  • Uganda gold exports more than doubled to $1.2 bln last
    Uganda gold exports more than doubled to $1.2 bln last

    Mar 11, 2020 An employee pours liquid gold into a mould for the production of an ingot during the refining process at AGR (African Gold Refinery) in Entebbe, Uganda, October 4, 2018

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  • Sudan: Dozens Killed in Gold Mine Collapse
    Sudan: Dozens Killed in Gold Mine Collapse

    The total gold production of Sudan in 2020 reached 36.6 tons, making Sudan the second-largest producer of gold in Africa and the ninth in the world. Gold mines are scattered across Sudan

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  • Mining for Gold and Metals in Uganda
    Mining for Gold and Metals in Uganda

    Nov 11, 2015 Gold production in Uganda has radically increased in the recent past. Today gold sales contribute about 30% of Uganda’s export revenue. With gold deposits spread across the country, Uganda offers companies a great opportunity to invest in gold mining. Uganda’s Gold Mining Regions So far, exploitation of gold in the country has been […]

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  • Parliament to Decide on Gold Tax as Exporters Maintain
    Parliament to Decide on Gold Tax as Exporters Maintain

    Dec 31, 2021 Parliament to Decide on Gold Tax as Exporters Maintain Suspension. The new tax regime resulted from the Mining (Amendment) Act 2021, which replaced the Mining Act 2003, introducing a levy of 5 per cent on the value of a kilogram of processed gold exported, and 10 per cent on unprocessed gold shipped out of the country

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  • Mining Sector Profile - Uganda Investment Authority
    Mining Sector Profile - Uganda Investment Authority

    Uganda's tin concentrate production 1927 to 2001 totaled about 13,000 tons. The bulk of this production came from hard rock deposits, with minor eluvial production and no alluvial production. The largest deposit was Mwerasandu in Ntungamo district and substantial production also came from Kikagati in Isingiro district

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  • International Minerals Statistics and Information | U.S
    International Minerals Statistics and Information | U.S

    Each report includes sections on government policies and programs, environmental issues, trade and production data, industry structure and ownership, commodity sector developments, infrastructure, and a summary outlook. More information is available on the three volumes of the Minerals Yearbook. Printed copies of the Minerals Yearbook may be

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  • Gold - Wikipedia
    Gold - Wikipedia

    Gold is a chemical element with the symbol Au (from Latin: aurum) and atomic number 79, making it one of the higher atomic number elements that occur naturally. In a pure form, it is a bright, slightly orange yellow, dense, soft, malleable, and ductile metal.Chemically, gold is a transition metal and a group 11 element.It is one of the least reactive chemical elements and is

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  • Mining Sector - The Republic of Uganda
    Mining Sector - The Republic of Uganda

    Uganda’s mining sector is at an early stage of development. Uganda currently produces a number of minerals valued at almost Ushs.180 billion. In terms of output value the most produced minerals as of end of 2010 were: limestone, cobalt, Wolfram, Tin, Kaolin and pozzolana

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  • Mercury cartels thrive across Uganda’s gold mines | Monitor
    Mercury cartels thrive across Uganda’s gold mines | Monitor

    Dec 27, 2021 Mercury cartels thrive across Uganda’s gold mines Monday, December 27, 2021 Artisanal gold miners at Kisiita mining site Kassanda District go about their business on March 18, 2020.photo/file

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  • An overview of gold systems in Uganda | Request PDF
    An overview of gold systems in Uganda | Request PDF

    Dr. Ronald Twongyirwe. Esther van de Camp. Despite the potential of its known gold deposits, Uganda has no history of large-scale gold mining. Instead, the story of gold focuses largely on

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  • Uganda gold exports more than doubled to $1.2 billion
    Uganda gold exports more than doubled to $1.2 billion

    Mar 11, 2020 Mugume estimated Uganda’s own domestic gold production, mostly dominated by small-scale wildcat miners, at less than $50 million. The four refineries source their gold from regional countries, including Democratic Republic of Congo , where rights activists previously blamed parts of the mineral trade for fuelling militia violence

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  • Baseline study three: Production, trade and export of
    Baseline study three: Production, trade and export of

    The study gives an overview of provincial gold production, trade and export in Orientale Province, Democratic Republic of Congo ... Most smuggled gold from Orientale is brought to Uganda, either by road or by air. The gold typically travels via Kisangani, Bunia or Ariwara (Orientale), or Butembo and Beni (North Kivu). The authorities in

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  • Gold worth billions is smuggled out of Africa - new analysis
    Gold worth billions is smuggled out of Africa - new analysis

    Apr 24, 2019 For example, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a major gold producer but one whose official exports amount to a fraction of its estimated production: Most is smuggled into neighbouring Uganda

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  • Uganda's Balance of Trade Positive, But Low NGO, Gold
    Uganda's Balance of Trade Positive, But Low NGO, Gold

    Dec 29, 2021 closeup of gold nuggets. Uganda’s export and import trade sector recorded declines in both volumes and value in the last six months of the year ending October 2021 as economic activity slowed down compared to the previous six months. Uganda had previously recorded a deficit in trade in both merchandise and services, and this narrowed by 34

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  • OPPORTUNITIES IN MINING AND MINERALS IN UGANDA
    OPPORTUNITIES IN MINING AND MINERALS IN UGANDA

    achieve production will not exceed 50 currency points (1cp = UGX 20,000 ≈ US$ 7. 2 years Granted to citizens of Uganda or in case of corporate, citizen of Uganda holds ≥50% of ... Gold occurrences in Uganda. Investment Opportunities in Mining Sector 4. Base metals:

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  • Training guide - CGIAR
    Training guide - CGIAR

    Training guide: Pig and pigmeat marketing in Uganda P a g e | 3 3. Emerging opportunities for pig and pigmeat production and marketing There are numbers of emerging market opportunities to be exploited by farmers in Uganda’s pig industry. These include but are not limited to: 3.1. The growth in population and income

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  • Congo's gold being smuggled out by the tonne, U.N
    Congo's gold being smuggled out by the tonne, U.N

    Jun 15, 2020 More than 95% of gold exports from Uganda in 2019, which totaled just over 25 tonnes, were not of Ugandan origin, the group estimated, based on

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  • Uganda Economic Memorandum: Black Gold: Oil and
    Uganda Economic Memorandum: Black Gold: Oil and

    Jun 23, 2016 According to the CEM, oil production is expected to boost Uganda’s economy, which was previously growing at 7% annually for a decade, but slowed down to 3.3% in 2013/14 and 4.6% in 2015/16. The economy is expected to receive new lease of life with growth rates of 7-10% once oil production starts, the CEM notes

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  • Is the world running out of gold? | Business | Economy and
    Is the world running out of gold? | Business | Economy and

    Mar 19, 2019 Gold production reaching its peak levels is nothing new. The production of the yellow metal has reached its highest levels on at least four occasions in the past before witnessing sharp declines

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  • history of gold production - Uganda
    history of gold production - Uganda

    Uganda History of gold production since January 1, 1949. Gold production has declined to 150.00 Kg in 2012, down from 163.00 Kg from the preceding value, a change of -7.98%

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  • Baseline study four: Gold trading and export in
    Baseline study four: Gold trading and export in

    recorded domestic gold production was a mere 28 kilos between 1994 and 2007.3 Actual production was no doubt higher, but even so, most of the 2-7 tonnes of gold officially exported every year from Uganda during this period appears to have come from from the DRC (see below). The main three buyers

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  • Uganda gold exports hit three-year high after
    Uganda gold exports hit three-year high after

    Jul 09, 2020 Uganda exported a total of 2,470 kg of refined gold in May, up from 1,180 kg in April, and the highest level in three years, according to the report. A previous peak in Uganda's gold exports occurred in June 2017, when it sold $120 million-worth of production, mainly from small-scale wildcat miners

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  • Buy gold from Uganda | Trade Panel International Limited
    Buy gold from Uganda | Trade Panel International Limited

    History of gold in Uganda Gold in Uganda is the early days. Gold mining in Uganda has been on the increase for years. Uganda had its first case of gold production recorded in 1992 and around 2002, an estimate of 56kgs of gold in Uganda was produced. Today, sales of gold in Uganda have recorded a tremendous rise of about 30% of the country’s export revenue

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  • Gold Production by Country | Gold Production
    Gold Production by Country | Gold Production

    Jun 16, 2021 Gold mining is a global business with operations on every continent, except Antarctica, and gold is extracted from mines of widely varying types and scale. At a country level, China was the largest producer in the world in 2020 and accounted for around 11 per cent of total global production

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  • How can Uganda export so much more gold than it
    How can Uganda export so much more gold than it

    May 23, 2019 The open secret of Uganda’s gold boom is that most of this metal is dug up elsewhere. Its central bank reckons that only 10% of the exported gold comes from local mines. It blandly says the rest

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  • Leading Ugandan Gold Dealers Listed | ChimpReports
    Leading Ugandan Gold Dealers Listed | ChimpReports

    Sep 20, 2017 Leading Ugandan Gold Dealers Listed. Although little known, Uganda is full of gold and there are several wealthy men and women dealing in this precious metal. There are gold deposits in Karamoja, Mubende, Namutumba, Buhweju, Kapchorwa districts and other parts of the country, although most of it is mined at a hushed up level or behind the scene. The gold

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  • Uganda's gold can transform economy — Experts
    Uganda's gold can transform economy — Experts

    May 20, 2020 Baguma said Uganda has an estimated 7.8 million ounces of gold reserves, widely distributed in different parts of the country. He said notable occurrence are in Bushenyi, Mbarara, Kabale, Kisoro

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