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Areas producing copper in uganda

Feb 02, 2021

Kilembe copper mines sit on the foothills of the ice-capped Rwenzori Mountains in Kilembe, a suburb of the town of Kasese in the Western Region of Uganda. This is Uganda’s largest copper mine with estimated deposits of copper in excess of 4 million tons and an undetermined amount of cobalt ore. In addition, there approximately 2,800 acres (1,100 ha), of unexplored acreage at

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