The Republic of Zambia

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Mapatizya Amethyst Mine

Project Description The mine covers 300 acres of Greenfield mining land, underlain
by granitic grass intruded by quartz and amethystine veins.
Plot lies on highly mineralized amethyst belt worth millions
of dollars based on point 4.0 K.M.L geological amethyst
resources assessment;
Using manual labour, the mine has capacity to produce up to 3
tonnes a day.
Geographical Location Kalomo District, Southern Province
Objectives The Plan is to carry out extensive mining activities, in terms of
exploration, extraction, exploitation, polishing and all other lapidary
Project Size
  • 68 Hectares
  • The project requires an initial estimated funding of up to USD
    1.5 million.
Proposed Procurement
Submission of expression of interest to the responsible agents
Proposed Financing
Joint Venture Partnerships in terms of capital investment injection,
marketing and managerial partnerships

Richard Kambulu
6 Kakuzi New Kamwala, Lusaka, Zambia
Mobile : +260 0211 097 8491431/ 097 111312
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