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a mining center in Gabon, in Haut-Ogooue District. Moanda has one of the world’s largest deposits of manganese ore: estimated reserves are 200 million tons of ore with a manganese content of 50-52 percent. The Franco-American Compagnie Miniere de L’Ogooue works the deposit. In 1971, 1.8 million tons of ore were mined. The ore is shipped through the port of Pointe-Noire in the Congo, with whose railroad network the Moanda mine is linked by an aerial cableway. A steam power plant is located there.

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Comilog, one of Gabon's largest companies and employers, which specialised in the extraction of manganese, has recently opened a metallurgical complex at Moanda, a small mining town located in the south-east of Gabon, which has already produced the first castings of silico-manganese.
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From December 2002 through August 2005, blood samples were collected from 245 horses in 13 riding stables located in Senegal (Dakar, n = 25), Cote d'Ivoire (Abidjan, n 95), Chad (N'Djamena, n = 30), Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa, n = 20), Gabon (Libreville, Port Gentil, and Moanda, n = 64), and Djibouti (Djibouti, n = 11) (Figure 1).
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Although this policy was initially of benefit to the timber industry, it is now directed at mining, with the arrival this year of the first castings of silico-manganese in Comilogs new factory in Moanda.
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