Afghanistan’s mineral plan

Published: Thursday, 26 January 2012

With its position at the heart of Central Asia, and significant mineral resources including lithium and rare earths, Afghanistan holds vast potential for attracting private sector investment, Vasili Nicoletopoulos reveals

Clay deposits, used for the production of bricks, are
located mainly in the central and western areas of Afghanistan.
Pictured are the Barchi brickworks.
Clive Mitchell, British Geological Survey

At an investors’ forum organised by Euromines on investment opportunities and the economic future of Afghanistan, representatives of leading companies in...

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