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One lab result does not an orebody make. In terms of economic potential nothing can be ascertained from data in the question. When it comes to minerals and economics there are two terms that need to known and most people don't realize the difference. A mineral resource is simply a deposit of a particular mineral, usually associated with a particular metal or ...


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In all likelihood it has no commercial viability in Africa. The lack of infrastructure will be a very large barrier to any production. No comment on political instability. To illustrate: in about 1970 Amoco considered producing copper from vast well-defined ore bodies. (I remember pretty well because a friend got to go to Africa to verify core test results ...


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