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Somika SARL is leading mining and mineral processing Company producing high-grade Cobalt and Copper products with contributions towards the community and environment development.
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Somika S.A.R.L (Societe Minere Du Katanga), established in 2001, has progressively distinguished itself as a Quality Mining and Mineral Processing Company, producing high-grade Copper and Cobalt products. Based in Democratic Republic of the Congo (D.R. Congo), Somika is equipped with modern laboratory facilities for procurement of minerals, grading, crushing, drying and packaging to global standards of cobalt and copper concentrates.

Somika strives for a continuous improvement in all spheres - including philosophies, policies, procedures and products for economically optimum utilization of both Natural and Human resources. The Company is also dedicated to intensify its local community programmes to ensure continuous development in Health, Education and other Civic Amenities for the people of D. R. Congo. 

Mining impacts the local ecological balance and the
environmental conditions. Somika adopts a greener approach
towards Mining and Mineral Processing activities by innovative ways of ‘Sustainable Mining and Mineral Processing.’

Presently, Somika is one among the leading exporters of Cobalt and Copper products in D. R. Congo.  Somika provides direct employment to more than 1500 local Congolese people and is also source to business opportunities to service sectors – Banking, Insurance, Transport, Sampling and Inspection agencies in and around Lubumbashi.

SOMIKA has contributed to social cause by way of support to local schools, supplies to hospitals and old age homes, medical supplies to Military Hospitals, sponsoring sports events, water wells and electrification for local residents in Lubumbashi, Likasi and Kolwezi.

D. R. Congo, the heart of African continent, is blessed with rich cultural heritage and friendly population. Country has pleasant climate for most parts of the year. It has large mineral deposits of Copper, Cobalt, Tin, Tantalum, Gold and Diamonds. Sufficient Power availability from the hydroelectric sources ensures supply of power at competitive rates. Similarly, a large Human Resource base ensures even availability of labour at globally competitive rates.

As D.R. Congo is a developing economy, there are certain challenges; however, genuine investors of Somika and their strong commitment towards success and development have satisfactorily overcome these debacles.

Somika is well-connected with its committed Business Associates, based across the continents from South Africa, Zambia and Tanzania to Hong Kong China, Dubai and India. With such an established Procurement & Logistic Network across the globe, coupled with years of business experience in D. R. Congo, Somika is all poised to enhance its Mining and Mineral Processing Operations for better tomorrow.
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