papua province mining

  • List of Mines in PNG - PNG Facts

    PNG has a portfolio of mining projects spread across the country. The large projects dominate: Barrick Gold's Porgera gold mine, Ok Tedi copper mine, Newcrest's Lihir gold mine, and most recently, Newcrest-Harmony's Hidden Valley gold mine and MCC's Ramu nickel-cobalt project.

  • Papua New Guinea : Economy | The Commonwealth

    Economy. There are two oil refineries: one in the Gulf of Papua; and one at Port Moresby. A liquefied natural gas project linking fields in the Southern Highlands and Western Province with an LNG plant at Port Moresby began production and exports in 2014. Reserves of natural gas were estimated in January 2014 to be 200 billion cubic metres.

  • Freeport mine | WWF

    Freeport's Grasberg mine in Indonesia's province of Papua is one of the world's richest mining operations for copper and gold. But while the site has generated colossal profits for its parent company and the Indonesian government, the mine's history is marred by ongoing controversy.

  • PT Freeport Indonesia

    Exploration, mining and processing ore containing copper, gold and silver. One of the world's leading mining company, PT Freeport Indonesia to exploration, mining and processing ore containing copper, gold and silver in the highland areas of Mimika District, Papua Province, Indonesia.

  • Indonesian illegal gold mining – in pictures | World news ...

    Feb 06, 2017 · Indonesian illegal gold mining – in pictures A Illegal gold miner pan for gold at the Aikwa river in Timika, Papua Province, Indonesia. Photograph: Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images

  • With its $3.85b mine takeover, Indonesia inherits a $13b ...

    Jan 14, 2019 · Fred Boray, head of Papua Province's mining agency, said in July the proceeds from the 10 percent stake granted to the local government after the takeover would benefit both the provincial ...

  • Top 10 biggest gold mines – MINING.COM

    Jun 18, 2019 · Lihir mine in Papua New Guinea Image: Newcrest Mining Newcrest's Lihir operation on Aniolam Island in the New Ireland Province of Papua New Guinea is .

  • PT Freeport Indonesia

    Exploration, mining and processing ore containing copper, gold and silver. One of the world's leading mining company, PT Freeport Indonesia to exploration, mining and processing ore containing copper, gold and silver in the highland areas of Mimika District, Papua Province, Indonesia.

  • Mining in Papua New Guinea - Wikipedia

    With the exception of the Ok Tedi Mine (copper-gold) almost all of the mining in PNG has been gold mining. The two largest gold mines are the Porgera (Enga Province) and Lihir (New Ireland Province) mines. In 2009, the Hidden Valley gold and silver mine (Morobe Province) commenced production.

  • Papua (province) - Wikipedia

    Papua is the largest and easternmost province of Indonesia, comprising most of Western New Guinea.It is bordered by the state of Papua New Guinea to the east, the province of West Papua to the west, the Pacific Ocean to the north, and the Arafura Sea to the south. According to the 2010 census by Statistics Indonesia, Papua had a population of 2,833,381, majority of whom are Christians.