6) Mining cadastre by Unit for Mining Cadastre

Mining Cadastre data are managed in Unit for Mining Cadastre in MMI. There are seven mineral categories in Mauritania, which are Group1 (Iron related), Group2 (Au, Ag, Cu, Pd, Zn), Group3 (Fuel, Coal), Group4 (Radioactive minerals…no activity), Group5 (phosphate rock), Group6 (Treasure rocks …no activity) and Group7 (Diamond). The following maps show concession areas (71 existing licenses and 4 applicants from 18 companies) as of February 2005. The detail information shall be obtained in MMI web site (http://www.mmi.mr/).