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Copper extract process in drc

Copper Solvent Extraction Process GARS is already engaged in production of Copper & Cobalt Hydroxide at DRC. As regards adoption of the EW - SX process, the company is having a technical team headed by General Manager Technical, GARS management have 20 years of experience in extracting Copper & Cobalt by the Hydrometallurgy & Electro wining process

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