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  • Isua Iron Ore Mining Project, Greenland EJAtlas

    One mining project that has embodied this debate is the Isua iron ore mine proposed by London Mining Greenland A/S, around 150km north-east of the Greenland’s capital Nuuk [4]. The planned location at the edge of the inland ice in the Isukasia area lies near the Nuup Kangerlua (also Godthaab Fjord) in an area traditionally used for reindeer hunting, creating a right of ownership conflict in ...

  • Isua Iron Ore Project - Mining Technology Mining News ...

    Isua Project ReservesGeologyMining and ProcessingExplorationAs of March 2010, the mine contained 951Mt at 36% Fe reported at a cut off grade of 25% Fe. Indicated resources amount to 114Mt at 37.1% Fe. Resources in the inferred category have been estimated at 837Mt grading 36.4% Fe.See more on mining-technology
  • Isua Iron Mine - Wikipedia

    In January 2015, the Chinese company General Nice bought the Isua mining project. Jane George, of Nunatsiaq, compared the relative open-ness and transparency with which Baffinland prepared for its environmental review with the criticism London Mining received for its opacity.

  • Isua Iron Ore Project, Greenland - Mining Frontier

    29/12/2014  The Isua iron ore project is located in Greenland, approximately 150km north-east of Nuuk. The project is owned by London Mining and includes the development of an open pit mine, ore processing plant, shipping and other necessary facilities and infrastructures. The mine is expected to produce a superior quality pellet feed concentrate with 70% ...

  • China Steps up Its Mining Interests in Greenland – The ...

    12/2/2019  The most visible Chinese mining joint venture in Greenland thus far has been the Kvanefjeld Project in southern Greenland, namely a planned uranium and

  • Isua Iron Ore Project - Mining Technology Mining News ...

    The Isua iron ore project is located in Greenland, approximately 150km north-east of Nuuk. The project is owned by London Mining and includes the development of an open pit mine, ore processing plant, shipping and other necessary facilities and infrastructures. The mine is expected to produce a superior quality pellet feed concentrate with 70% iron and low impurities. The project has advanced ...

  • Isua Iron Ore Project, Greenland - Mining Frontier

    29/12/2014  The Isua iron ore project is located in Greenland, approximately 150km north-east of Nuuk. The project is owned by London Mining and includes the development of an open pit mine, ore processing plant, shipping and other necessary facilities and infrastructures. The mine is expected to produce a superior quality pellet feed concentrate with 70% ...

  • A new Cold War: mining geopolitics in the Arctic circle ...

    There are two key deposits China is involved with in Greenland that could be litmus tests for further Arctic involvement: Isua and Kvanefjeld. Isua is a proposed iron mine that sits at the edge of Greenland’s ice cap. The project was previously held by London Mining, who won an exploration licence in 2005 and a 30-year mining licence in 2013, but declared bankruptcy in 2014. The licence

  • The tortuous path of China's win-win strategy in Greenland ...

    24/3/2020  By looking at two main mining projects (Isua and Kvanefjeld projects), the article will shed light on why these projects are extremely relevant to China’s strategy, and the main social and political issues related to them. Why the win-win strategy? In January 2018, China’s leadership officially released its strategy for the Arctic through the publication of a white paper. The document ...

  • Chinese Perspectives on Greenland Isua Project

    Chinese Perspectives on Greenland 2. General Nice Group 3. ISUA Iron Ore Project 4. Nordic Development Resources Fund . Chinese Perspectives on Greenland Preparation for further development Incorporated in Hong Kong in 1992, with mainland China operation office in Tianjin city Core Businesses • Trading logistic services • Mining • Real estate development • New projects

  • China in Greenland DIIS

    26/10/2018  The two latter have both got closer to thegovernment after they obtained licences in Greenland.Some Chinese commentators believe that there werepolitical considerations at stake in General Nice’s 2015investment in the Isua iron ore project: i.e. to paveway for more Chinese companies to enter Greenland.Plans to speed up China’s interests and organize funding for Chinese mining

  • China, Greenland and Competition for the Arctic - The News ...

    General Nice arrived in Greenland in early 2015, buying the mortal remains of London Mining, the owner of the Isua iron mine near Nuuk. Isua had been one of the island’s most promising projects ...

  • General Nice Group to take over Greenland ... - China Daily

    The iron ore mine, called Isua, was owned by London Mining Plc, which went bankrupt after iron ore prices plunged last year. The Chinese company will own the exploration rights of Isua as it has ...

  • Huge Isua iron mine under development in western Greenland ...

    Greenland’s environmental group Avataq, has slammed London Mining for the lack information it’s handed out to the public about the Isua mine, known as Isukasia in Greenland. The company forgot to inform people in Nuuk about a public meeting at Nuuk’s Katuaq center in November 2010, said Pitannguaq Tittussen, the vice-chairperson of Avataq, in a recent statement cited in the Greenland ...

  • Prospects fade for huge Greenland iron mine Nunatsiaq News

    This map from London Mining shows the location of the Isua iron mine project in Greenland. The construction of a huge iron mine northeast of Greenland’s capital, Nuuk, looks more uncertain than before. London Mining planned to put an access road, airstrip and port infrastructure for the mine in place by September 2012, followed by construction of the plant and mine by May 2013, with a with a ...

  • A new Cold War: mining geopolitics in the Arctic circle

    There are two key deposits China is involved with in Greenland that could be litmus tests for further Arctic involvement: Isua and Kvanefjeld. Isua is a proposed iron mine that sits at the edge of Greenland’s ice cap. The project was previously held by London Mining, who won an exploration licence in 2005 and a 30-year mining licence in 2013, but declared bankruptcy in 2014. The licence

  • Chinese Perspectives on Greenland Isua Project

    Chinese Perspectives on Greenland 2. General Nice Group 3. ISUA Iron Ore Project 4. Nordic Development Resources Fund . Chinese Perspectives on Greenland Preparation for further development Incorporated in Hong Kong in 1992, with mainland China operation office in Tianjin city Core Businesses • Trading logistic services • Mining • Real estate development • New projects

  • China Targets Greenland for Mining

    29/4/2013  The Isua iron ore deposit, in southwest Greenland, near pristine fjords and bays, was discovered in 1965, first by Marcona Mining, and later controlled by global mining entity Rio

  • Promises of hope or threats of domination: Chinese mining ...

    1/1/2018  Among the largest projects that appeared to be gaining momentum were the iron-ore project at Isua (Southwestern Greenland) and a rare-earth elements (REE) and uranium project at Kvanefjeld (Southern Greenland). However, both of these mining projects encountered problems that required changes in Greenlandic and Danish legislation to be solved and tested the relationship between Greenland

  • China, Greenland and competition for the Arctic – Asia ...

    2/1/2017  General Nice arrived in Greenland in early 2015, buying the mortal remains of London Mining, the owner of the Isua iron mine near Nuuk. Isua had been one of the island’s most promising projects, but a controversy over an influx of thousands of Chinese workers to develop it ended up causing a political crisis that took down a government. The bad publicity likely helped keep Chinese

  • China, Greenland and Competition for the Arctic - The News ...

    General Nice arrived in Greenland in early 2015, buying the mortal remains of London Mining, the owner of the Isua iron mine near Nuuk. Isua had been one of the island’s most promising projects ...

  • Firm to take over Greenland mineBusiness - China Daily Asia

    The Chinese company will own the exploration rights of Isua as it has acquired London Mining's subsidiary in Greenland, according to the Greenland government. Industry experts, however, do not anticipate much gain for the Chinese company from the project due to high costs, labor shortages and environmental issues. Chang Xingguo, deputy director and a senior analyst of the international affairs ...

  • Mining project with rare earths and uranium in Greenland ...

    8/1/2021  Mining project with rare earths and uranium in Greenland close to approval Rare earths, which contain 17 different minerals, are found in Greenland, and the mine on the top of Kuannersuit, some 600 meters above sea level, has never been closer to becoming a reality than today.

  • Huge Isua iron mine under development in western Greenland ...

    Greenland’s environmental group Avataq, has slammed London Mining for the lack information it’s handed out to the public about the Isua mine, known as Isukasia in Greenland. The company forgot to inform people in Nuuk about a public meeting at Nuuk’s Katuaq center in November 2010, said Pitannguaq Tittussen, the vice-chairperson of Avataq, in a recent statement cited in the Greenland ...

  • Prospects fade for huge Greenland iron mine Nunatsiaq News

    This map from London Mining shows the location of the Isua iron mine project in Greenland. The construction of a huge iron mine northeast of Greenland’s capital, Nuuk, looks more uncertain than before. London Mining planned to put an access road, airstrip and port infrastructure for the mine in place by September 2012, followed by construction of the plant and mine by May 2013, with a with a ...