Elenilto awarded tender for Togolese phosphate project
Published: Wednesday, 09 September 2015
Togo has an undeveloped minerals industry, but Elenilto wants to push forward the 1.8bn tonne phosphate project it was recently awarded, claiming gas pipelines and proximity to ports will ensure it sustains an edge over international competition.
The West African republic of Togo has
awarded Delaware, US-based Elenilto Minerals and Mining LLC an
international tender to develop a phosphate mine and fertiliser
Elenilto intends to establish a 5m tpa
phosphate concentrate facility near the Togolese capital of
Lome, around 30km from the nearest port.