Eritrea: Sanctions force Australian miner to exit potash project

Issue 488 - 24 Jul 2023 - By Tonderayi Mukeredzi | 1 minute read

Australia’s Danakali was, until recently, developing the Colluli potash project in the Danakil Depression region, 230km from Eritrea’s main port of Massawa. But chairman Seamus Cornelius told African Energy international sanctions had made it “incredibly difficult” to raise funds and develop the project.

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