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how important is it to be a socially responsible mining operation teranga gold the first and only operating gold mine in senegal puts social responsibility at the heart of the matter. the key to success as a corporate citizen in senegal teranga gold corporation believes is earning the right to operate in any region the company conducts business.
the mining industry of senegal is mainly centred on the production of phosphates and industrial limestone. senegal is one of the leading producers of phosphates in the world accounting for about 6% of exports in 2006 and deposits are of a particularly high quality. in the coastal region of the country titanium-bearing minerals have been found and the reserve is estimated at 10 million tons.
the past few months of digging for gold as an artisanal gold miner have paid off for samba — he now has enough money to feed his family for the rest of the year. artisanal gold mining (agm) in senegal has dotted the landscape since the 1990s but has increased dramatically over the past decade.
afrigold is a gold producer in senegal senegal has seen a trend of increased exploration discovery and successful mining operations in the last decade due in part to mining code modernization and recognition by the government of the value that mining operations can bring to the economy.
the mining in senegal is relatively poor. senegal has not had a rich mining industry or a disruptive government. gold has been found in the east of the country and it is hoped that this can be exploited to benefit a continuing stable country.
mining industry boom in senegal. today the exploitable resources are estimated to contain 1.63 moz of gold with resources of 3.55 moz. a company had been awarded an exploration license for the surrounding area of 230km2. foreign mining companies are allowed to expatriate profits.