Copper Belt


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Copper Belt

a region of Central Africa, along the border between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo: rich deposits of copper
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He added, "We believe the copper belt is getting its act together."
Melbourne, Australia, Oct 12, 2009 - (ABN Newswire) - A detailed regional magnetic survey covering 60 kilometres of the Pine Point Copper Belt on the Yorke Peninsula in South Australia has opened up a host of new exploration targets on Rex Minerals Limited's (ASX:RXM) 100% owned tenements.
Latter he was transferred to the Copper Belt and for a while his next-door neighbour was Roy Welensky, later to come to prominence as a leader of the Central African Federation (CAF).
Zambia's recovering copper and cobalt mining industry was further boosted with the announcement that its Copper Belt region is to be re-linked with Angola's Benguela railway line to facilitate transport of its copper exports to European and North American customers.
This is interpreted to be the cause of a series of EM anomalies identified from an EM survey completed this quarter.Outside of the Hillside project a detailed magnetic survey over the entire Pine Point Copper Belt (60km in length) has revealed multiple large scale copper targets.OUTLOOKThe Company has two diamond drill rigs at Hillside which will remain there for most of the December 2009 quarter.
KML, which was incorporated in England & Wales on 3 May 2017, holds interests in 12 highly prospective exploration licences covering a total area of 8,595km2 in the Kalahari Copper Belt of Botswana, consisting of two 100% owned exploration licences (consisting of the Ngami Copper Project and the Okavango Copper Project), five exploration licences subject to a binding earn-in agreement with Triprop Holdings (Pty) Limited and five exploration licences held by Kitlanya Limited ('Kitlanya'), which are subject to an agreement with Resource Exploration and Development Ltd ('RED').
The drilling results confirm that the detailed magnetic survey will continue to underpin the future discovery and definition of copper mineralisation at Hillside.Assay results for HDD045 and HDD046 are anticipated in mid November.Rex Managing Director Mr Steven Olsen said "the Hillside Project on the Pine Point Copper Belt consistently delivers.