Meeting of International Organizing Committee for World Mining Congress takes place in Ulaanbaatar

2022-07-19 15:12:00

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The 103rd meeting of International Organizing Committee for World Mining Congress (IOC/WMC meeting) took place last week in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

The meeting was attended by Minister of Mining and Heavy Industry G.Yondon, WMC Chairman Marek Cala, General Director of Erdenet Mining Corporation Kh.Badamsuren, Executive Director of Mongolian Coal Association J.Zoljargal as well as representatives from 15 countries including India, China, Australia and Poland.

In the first part of the meeting, participants were provided information about Mongolia’s export of copper, coal and critical minerals and future trends, India’s investment in mining sector as well as global mining reports.


In the second part of the meeting, Australia’s National Organizing Committee introduced about the preparation process for 26th World Mining Congress to be held in Brisbane in 2023, and Executive Director General of China National Coal Association Su Chuanrong gave a presentation about China’s mining and coal sector development. The participants also heard the report of the sub-committee for new members and the speech of WMC General Secretary Jacek Skiba.