Congo’s State Miner Gécamines Suspends Legal Proceedings Against China Molybdenum To Facilitate Independent Resolution of Royalty Payment Dispute

By Diego Luis Alonso Massa, Dean Ehrlich, 5 April 2022

On 28 March 2022, the DRC announced the suspension (by mutual agreement) of Gécamines’ legal actions against China Molybdenum – actions which culminated in the Lubumbashi Commercial Court in Democratic Republic of Congo ordering the appointment of a temporary administrator to run the Tenke Fungurume mine on 28 February 2022....