This paper focuses on the gold mining industry in Africa. African countries account for 20% of the global gold production of 2500 million metric tons. South Africa is the largest producer of the mineral on the continent but other major producers include Ghana, Guinea, Mali and Tanzania.
smallscale gold mining sector based on experiences in Ecuador, Mongolia, Peru, Tanzania and Uganda ... producer of gold (after South Africa, Ghana, and Mali), is experiencing a boom in its mining industry. ... equipment. In the late 1980s, the government began to support new opportunities for smallscale