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ANALYSIS: Another twist in the Simandou saga

After years of legal wrangling, seismic corruption scandals and a military coup, Rio Tinto has decided to abandon its plans to develop the Simandou iron ore mine in Guinea.

Liberia: palm oil to become key export

The Liberian government predicts that palm oil will replace iron ore as one of the country’s main export commodities after prices for the base metal collapsed over the past three years.…