Why participate in SMG 2017

SMG 2017 will be an all-encompassing mining event allow you to gain

  • Knowledge : A three day technical conference including panels and workshops covering all aspects of the Guinean Mining sector
  • Promotion: SMG will be attended by both the private and public sector from Guinea and neighbouring countries. Promote your products and services at the three day trade event where you are sure to get maximum exposure.
  • Education: Pre-event training by renowned experts will mean you are up to speed on the latest industry trends
  • Experience: Visits to Guinea’s flagship mining projects will allow you to gain an on the ground insight
  • Networking: With lunches, coffee breaks and evening functions, SMG will create an environment conducive to business development
  • Business Development: The Data room with up to date information on  investing in new mining projects

Guinea: an unexploited and huge mining potential

  • Bauxite: Guinea holds the world’s largest deposits; reserves are estimated to be 40 billion tones, with a grade higher than 40%.
  • Iron ore: Guinea has the largest and best untapped iron ore deposits in the world; 20 billion tons of the world-class reserves (high grade: more than 60%).
  • Gold : 700,000 tons, Birrimian gold belt still has to unlock its full potential, all Guinean gold mines are open pit exploitation
  • Diamond: 30 million carats, with a proven ability to discover other interesting primary deposits.
  • Uranium: Kissidougou-Kérouané-Mali
  • Base metals (nickel, copper, cobalt, manganese…): Good indicators in the Kakoulima moutains, Koundara, Boffa, Kissidougou-Faranah
  • Rare Earths: Some serious indicators have been pointed out by geologists in many areas of Guinea particularly Macenta-Kissidougou-Kérouané