BHP said to withdraw its potash project in Ethiopia

By Alex Feytis
Published: Monday, 25 June 2012

Anglo-Australian expected to exit Danakil in September to focus on other projects

Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP Billiton Plc could exit its potash project in the Danakil Depression of Ethiopia, in the next few months as the exploration programme has been unsuccessful so far, IM has learned.

 

BHP is said to have released an internal note on 13 June saying that the...

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