Minerals and Mining Projects

Ethiopia Kenticha Tantalum Project

Est. Potential:

17,000 tons of Tantalum


Tantalum & Niobium pentoxide powders 99% purity K-Salt and Capacitor grade tantalum powder


H.C. Starck (Germany), one of the largest worldwide producers, buyers and suppliers of Tantalum 38 products and other refractory metals and technical ceramics

Job creation: 2,000 direct jobs + 10,000 indirect jobs


The Government of Ethiopia is expected to enjoy over US$4 billion from taxes, etc.

Social Benefits:

Technical and social cooperation with the local communities, including artisanal miners and the leading mining cooperative