Manganese Ore

Mining Ores & Metals

Minerals have usually proven to be beneficial investments. Egypt in particular has a long history in the field of mineral trade. Active mining initially began in Egypt around 3000 BCE. Egypt’s mining sector has significant quantities of raw minerals, precious metals, and nonmetals. The Eastern desert and the Sinai Peninsula (The Arabian-Nubian) shield contain 48 million tons of tantalite, 6.7 million ounces of gold and 50 tons of Coal 


Regarding the minerals volume: (Iron, ore, phosphate, and salt) are the most important minerals in Egypt. Furthermore, huge amounts of quartz and asbestos were found early in 1986. Preliminary exploration in Sinai revealed quantities of zinc, tin, lead, and copper. 


The government’s ambition to grow this profitable sector is accompanied by new regulations launched in 2020. They aim to establish new rent, royalty, and tax systems. Moreover, they are developing investment and financial models to contract perfectly with interested investors. They also aspire to offer more investor-friendly terms regarding mining activities.  

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Manganese Ore

Manganese ore resources are extensively scattered throughout Egypt’s numerous areas. 


They are found on the Sinai Peninsula and a few locations in the Eastern Desert. 


Here are the most known manganese deposits districts:  


  • West central district (Um Bogma district)  
  • Southern portion of Eastern desert (Halaib) 
  • Southern of Eastern desert (Wadi Mialik)  
  • Wadi Abu Shaar El Qibli (Black Hill)  

Manganese Ore Export from Egypt

Egypt is a leading exporter of manganese ore, ranking 56th in the world in 2021. The country has significant manganese reserves, and its ore is high quality.


Manganese is a strategic metal that is used in a wide variety of industries, including steelmaking, battery manufacturing, and chemical production. Egypt’s manganese ore is high in quality, with an average manganese content of 28%.


If you are interested in importing manganese ore from Egypt, please contact us today. We would be happy to discuss your needs and provide you with a quote.


Benefits of importing manganese ore from Egypt:

  • Competitive prices
  • Reliable supply
  • Exports to a wide variety of countries

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