Offshore mining in Cagayan feared to put endangered marine ...

"Magnetite mining would render coastline and marine degradation, fish catch depletion, among other severe impacts to the coastal productivity because large-scale mining activities are …

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Philippines: Groups oppose offshore mining in Cagayan

MANILA, Philippines — The large-scale offshore magnetite mining in Cagayan province could harm marine life and ecosystems in the area and affect fisherfolks' access to their fishing grounds, organizations opposing the project said. In a letter sent to Department of Environment and Natural Resources officials, Cagayan provincial government ...

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Green groups warn against seabed mining project in ...

Magnetite offshore mining (Screen grab from an informational video of JDVC Resources Corporation on YouTube) Environmental activists and religious leaders have expressed opposition to the seabed mining project that is reportedly scheduled to start this month in …

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Mining Black Sand, Lingayen, Philippines | Coastal Care

The black sand of coastal villages facing the Lingayen Gulf, Philippines, is being mined for magnetite, a highly-valuable mineral used by industrial companies. The once pristine beaches are now destroyed and coastal erosion alarms residents…. The Lingayen Gulf is an extension of the South China Sea on Luzon in the Philippines stretching 56 km ...

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DENR greenlights first large-scale offshore mining in the ...

Environmental groups also stressed that magnetite is toxic and that offshore mining may bring irreversible damage to the ecosystem. ... of which the Philippines is …

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Opposition to black sand mining needs people's support ...

Cagayan province in the northern Philippines hosts a large-scale offshore magnetite mining, which is supposed to be fully operational starting this year. The group Cagayan Advocates for the Integrity of Creation alleged that the Cagayan River was also subjected to "a destructive black sand extraction in the guise of a river restoration ...

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Apollo Global unit JDVC starts deep sea magnetite mining ...

MANILA - Listed firm Apollo Global Capital Inc. (APL) said on Monday its mining subsidiary JDVC Resources Corp will start deep-sea mining of magnetite iron ore this February. As the first large-scale deep-sea mining in the Philippines, JDVC secured all environment, mining and social permits, licenses and certifications, and has "secured ...

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magnetite iron sand, magnetite iron sand Suppliers and ...

About product and suppliers: 711 magnetite iron sand products are offered for sale by suppliers on Alibaba.com, of which iron ore accounts for 20%, other iron accounts for 1%. A wide variety of magnetite iron sand options are available to you, such as fines (powder), lump. You can also choose from is concentrate, non-concentrate magnetite iron ...

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PHILIPPINES: Groups from Northern Luzon hold protest ...

The previous year saw the sudden surge of magnetite mining applications, despite massive opposition from communities to current operations. There are a total of 176 magnetite mining applications across the Philippines, and 158 of them are found in La Union, Ilocos Sur and Ilocos Norte.

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PRWC » Magnetite mining in Cagayan - CPP

Magnetite mining in Cagayan. The so-called Cagayan River Rehabilitation Project, a program for the extraction of black sand (which contains magnetite) at a portion of the Cagayan River in the town of Gonzaga officially kicked off last month under the pretext of "preventing siltation.". Magnetite is a one of the primary minerals used in ...

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Magnetite mining project in Cagayan to start soon | VG Cabuag

A unit of Apollo Global Capital Inc. on Monday said it has already spent some P900 million to jumpstart the commercial operations of the country's first offshore magnetite iron mining …

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Apollo Global announces subsidiary's start of magnetite ...

Herrera said the mining project, located in the municipalities of Aparri, Buguey and Gonzaga in Cagayan, received funding from the Development Bank of the Philippines, DBP granted an $8-million credit line for the JDVC magnetite iron mining project "We have proven to them [DBP] that it's environmentally safe," the mining consultant said.

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DBP inks P416-M credit deal with local iron ore mining ...

JDVC is the Philippines' first large-scale offshore iron sand (Fe3O4) mining company operating in Cagayan province. It holds a 25-year Mineral Production Sharing Agreement with the national government for a mining concession and commercial extraction of minerals such as magnetite iron sand, titanium, vanadium, and other valuable minerals.

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Overview of Philippines' Mining Industry

Per capita. $3,568. Currency. Peso (Filipino: piso) (₱) (PHP) Overview. The Philippines is endowed with US$ 1.4 trillion in mineral reserves, including gold, copper, nickel, aluminum, and chromite. The mining potential is one of largest in the world; being second in in gold and third in copper resources. The country is also ranked top five in ...

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The dark side of black sand mining | Val A. Villanueva

Illegal mining of black sand or magnetite has been going on in several towns in Cagayan province despite stiff resistance from local residents and intermittent raids by government authorities.

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Cagayan Projects - Exploration | Ccil | Philippines

It is well known that the Philippines has a long history of magnetite sand mining in the past, until 1977 wherein beach-mining and issuance of off-shore mining permits were suspended for environmental concerns. The suspension of off-shore mining was lifted in 2004.

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Philippine Iron Mines Orebodies (MRDS #10134019)

small ore bodies occur along nw-se 15km zone along the south of the paracale pluton. iron ores consist of two types: high pyritic ores, and low sulfur ores. pyritic ore has magnetite pyrite ratio of 85:15 to 95:15 inthe larad area pyritic ore s 600m long x max of 50m thick-ave:comp of …

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Investors pick Apollo as unit's Cagayan offshore mining ...

Apollo said that its mining vessel Siphon I is already positioned to the mining site pending "favorable" weather conditions. Apollo's unit has a mining area of 1,902.59 hectares located 14 kilometers offshore the municipality of Gonzaga, Cagayan. Magnetite ore is a source of iron for the iron and steel industries.

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PH's 1st large-scale offshore mining to start in January ...

The Philippines' first large-scale offshore mining operation is set to start in January next year, involving the extraction of thousands of metric tons of magnetite iron reserves in the seabed off Cagayan. JDVC Resources Corporation, a subsidiary of publicly listed company Apollo Global Capital (APL), is already planning to start next year ...

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Colossal Mining Corporation,Philippines

Company Name : Colossal Mining Corporation About Us : Colossal Mining Corporation, Colossal Mining Corporation (CMC) is 100 percent Filipino owned and is engaged in the exploration, mining and production of iron ore in the Philippines.Cmc holds / claimed approximately 36, 000-hectares of offshore magnetite iron ore sites in the Philippines. We have the largest percentage of offshore min able ...

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"METALLIC PRODUCTION VALUE ADVANCES BY 24.50% IN H1 …

Magnetite or black sand mining is supposed to be banned in the Philippines, but Moncano explained that the extraction of the said mineral offshore is allowed. He said, "Mining in shoreline is prohibited but offshore mining is allowed. If it is at least 1,500 meters from the shoreline going out to the sea, it is allowed."

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Philippines Mining and Minerals Industry - Triple i Consulting

Philippines Mining and Minerals Industry The Philippines considered as one of the countries most endowed with metallic resources in the world, ranks in the top 6 for gold, nickel, copper and chromite and has the potential to be top 10 largest mining power in the world.

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Magnetite Mining in the Offshore Areas of Cagayan*

Colossal Mining Corporation, a 100 % Filipino owned company that engages in exploration, mining, and production of iron ore in the Philippines, holds three exploration permits of 36,000 hectares of offshore magnetite iron ore sites in Northern Luzon (Cagayan, Ilocos Norte, and Ilocos Sur) of which 13,483.89 hectares are located in the province ...

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Philippine Mineral Exploration Perspective - Sajona-Domingo

MINING PHILIPPINES 2011 Philippine Mineral Exploration Perspective Courtesy of: H. Ruelo, 2011 BRIEF HISTORY 1970's-early 80's - Declaration of Martial Law in 1972 - P.D. 463 enacted in 1974 - P.D. 1899 (Small-Scale Mining Law) enacted in 1984 - Planning and construction of downstream mineral processing facilities (e.g., PASAR, Nonoc Ni ...

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Leyte Magnetite Operations, Inclu Iron Mine Near Tacloban ...

The Leyte Magnetite Operations, Inclu Iron Mine is near Tacloban, Philippines. The Leyte Magnetite Operations, Inclu Iron Mine is a surface mining operation. Mine operations consist of surface workings. There is one known shaft. The mining method is alluvial mining.

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Magnetite mining project in Cagayan to start soon

Magnetite mining project in Cagayan to start soon. A unit of Apollo Global Capital Inc. on Monday said it has already spent some P900 million to jumpstart the commercial operations of the country's first offshore magnetite iron mining in Cagayan by the end of the month.

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Apollo unit to mine magnetite in Cagayan – Apollo Global ...

THE mining company of listed Apollo Global Capital Inc. is to commence the extraction of magnetite iron reserves in the seabed off Cagayan by next year. In a statement, Apollo Global unit JDVC Resources Corp. said it would be partnering with entrepreneur Frank Lao, owner of Choi Garden, for this project, touted as the first for the Philippines ...

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Apollo Global unit to start magnetite mining in Cagayan

JDVC has spent some P900 million to commence the commercial operations of what will be the country's first offshore magnetite iron mining project in Cagayan, according to APL. In a …

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Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying ...

An Environmental Investigation Mission (EIM) conducted by the Center for Environmental Concerns – Philippines alongside various advocacy and sectoral groups on four municipalities of Cagayan Province from September 18-19, 2010, concluded that observed magnetite mining operations along the Cagayan River in the municipalities of Camalaniugan ...

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Major Mines & Projects - Mining Intelligence and News

The Paracale Mining District is one of the most significant historical gold producing regions in the Philippines with gold production dating back to the 12th century, predominantly from narrow quartzsulphide veins. Total gold production including alluvial …

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Magnetite Sand Mining Operation-Buguey, Cagayan - YouTube

View how the Backhoe haul our Blacksand along our coastline... Isn't it that it is so very destructive as you can see... They are operating near the sea wave...

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Magnetite Sand Suppliers & Exporters in Philippines

KEPLER 22B. Were from Philippines are company is KEPLER 22B located at #18 Perth st.BF Thai,BF Homes Las Pinas City and our mining site located at Zambles Philippines, We sell magnetite sand 170USD/MT CIF, 150USD/MT FOB. Philippines.

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Pangasinan execs protest massive black sand mining in ...

The offshore magnetite mining by the company identified as Iron Ore, Gold and Vanadium Resources (Phils.) Inc. will cover 10,000 hectares of …

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Black sand mining in the Philippines | Philstar.com

There are many black sand mining operations going on around the country. In Zambales, the mining operation involves the extraction of magnetite iron …

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ENVIRONMENTALLY SAFE AND EFFECTIVE OFFSHORE …

offshore Magnetite operation and other minerals for any offshore mining outfit in the Philippines. The Philippines, specifically in the provinces of Pangasinan, Ilocos Sur, La Union, IlocosNorte and Cagayan, belong to those ARC countries with rich Magnetite Sand deposits.

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(PDF) Characterization of Black Sand Mining Activities and ...

Magnetite is a type of iron ore and a valuable commodity that occurs naturally in black sand beaches in the Philippines. However, black sand mining …

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Environmental groups thumb down magnetite mining in ...

The groups claimed that the magnetite offshore mining in Cagayan poses geologic hazard to the province. "It harms marine life and ecosystems. In particular, it poses hazards to marine mammals since the area is the only known breeding ground for humpback whales in the Philippines.

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Characterization of Black Sand Mining Activities and Their ...

Magnetite is a type of iron ore and a valuable commodity that occurs naturally in black sand beaches in the Philippines. However, black sand mining often takes place illegally and increases the likelihood and magnitude of geohazards, such as land subsidence, which augments the exposure of local communities to sea level rise and to typhoon-related threats.

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Firm assures responsible black sand mining in Leyte ...

BLACK SAND MINING. The MacArthur Iron Sand Project Corp. inaugurates its dredger and magnetic separator plant in MacArthur, Leyte in this photo taken on Sept. 28, 2020. The firm on Friday (Nov. 20, 2020) assured residents of MacArthur town that they would be responsible in their business operations. (Photo courtesy of Mines and Geosciences Bureau)

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