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Democratic Republic of the Congo

Ministry of Planning

National Investment Promotion Agency

ANAPI

CENTRAL KASAI PROVINCE

 

County town: KANANGA Area: 59,500 km2

Population: 3,317,000

 

Opportunities related to valuable resources

Pathways

Valuable resources

Types of industries to develop or establish

 

 

 

 

Agro industry

Soy, Taro, Corn, Palm nuts, Pineapple

Cows, goats

Dehydrators (drying units), flour mills, biscuit factories, palm oil production units, soybean oil production units, mineral water production units, cold meats, juice production units pineapple, margarine production unit, soap factories, paddy rice hullers (rice mills), broiler and egg production units.

Materials building

Limestones, rubble stones, clay, wood

Cement works, Aggregate units, modern joinery

Mining and metallurgical recovery

 

To be exploited: Gold, Cobalt, Iron

Already used: Diamond

 

Iron ore, cobalt and gold mining units.

Diamond recovery units

Packaging

Plastic waste, used cardboard

Recycling unit for plastic waste and used cardboard

Sources: developed by CEPI using data from provincial delegates

 

Other opportunities

  • A hydroelectric power plant under construction: KATENDE power plant with a power of 64 MW
  • Existence of hydroelectric sites already identified: KATENDE / BOMBO, TUBI TUBIDI

 

Ground

  • Areonoferralsol on sand
  • Ferralitic soils
  • Ferrisols

 

Vegetation

  • Dense humid forest
  • Savannah interspersed with shreds of forest
  • Meadow