Bou Azzer

Bou Azzer

 

a mining-industry center in southern Morocco, in Ouarzazate Province, on the southern slopes of the Anti Atlas. Population, about 3,000 (1960). There is mining of cobalt ore, in the production of which Morocco occupies an important place among countries outside the USSR.

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En effet, la mine de Bleida, a son commencement, avait realise la route entre la mine de Bou azzer et Bleida soit une soixantaine de kilometres.
Par ailleurs, il est loisible de souligner que la mine Bou azzer emploie 1700 personnes dont plus de 90% emanent de la region et consent une strategie de developpement, conformement a la politique generale de Managem.
Morocco also hosts cobalt at the Bou Azzer deposit, which is the world's only primary cobalt deposit.
2003), the Great Bear deposits in Canada (Ruzicka and Thorpe 1996), and the Bou Azzer deposits in Morocco (En-Naciri et al.
1997, Brine inclusions from the Co-As(Au) Bou Azzer district, Anti-Atlas Mountains, Morocco: Economic Geology, v.