Ethiopia to Reissue International Bid for Tantalum Ventures

By Nizar Manek, 31 May 2018
(Bloomberg) --
Ethiopia will reissue an international tender to widen bidding for a jointly built manufacturing plant to process tantalum in the restive Oromia region, according to the Public Enterprises Ministry.
* Factory production has been halted but will resume in “near future,” ministry spokesman Wondefrash Assefa says, declining to identify existing bidders interested in developing the plant.
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