Geovic to explore its chromite sand deposits in Papua New Guinea

By Antonio Torrisi
Published: Wednesday, 11 June 2014

Following the discovery of elevated foundry-grade chromite content at its sand deposits in Papua New Guinea, the US-based company is likely to conduct explorations rapidly to develop a potentially strategic chromite sand project in Asia-Pacific.

US-based exploration company, Geovic Mining Corp., has discovered a chromite sand deposit in the Bitoi river delta in Papua New Guinea.

Geovic, which holds a 100% interest in a chromite deposit in the country, has analysed samples collected from its large surface sands deposit in the Bitoi river delta region,...

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