Tiger Resources

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Tiger Resources
Copper mining
Traded as ASX:  TGS
Industry Mining
Headquarters Balcatta , Australia
Products Copper
Number of employees
> 500
Website www.tigerez.com

"'Tiger Resources"' Ltd is an Australian-based company focused on the discovery, development and exploration of high-grade copper/cobalt deposits in the world-renowned Katanga Copper Belt in the DRC. Tiger has an interest in a number of highly prospective projects covering 1,550km2, including the Kipoi, Lupoto and La Patience projects. he Kipoi Copper Project is operated by SEK (Société d’Exploitation de Kipoi), a 95%-owned subsidiary of Tiger. Tiger is developing the Kipoi Project in stages. Stage 1 involved processing high-grade oxide copper mineralisation through a heavy media separation (“HMS”) plant, which began copper concentrate production in mid-2011.

Tiger commenced production of copper cathode at its Stage 2 Solvent Extraction Electrowinning (SXEW) plant at Kipoi in May 2014. The HMS plant ceased operation in October 2014.

Ore reserves from Kipoi Central, Kileba and Kipoi North deposits, as well as Judeira and other deposits in the Kipoi and Lupoto project areas will be processed in Stage 2 operations as well as reject floats, slimes and medium-grade ore stockpiles from Stage 1. No mining is required for the first two years of Stage 2 operations.


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