Executives of Earthmoving Company LUNA N.V. met with the Natural Resources and the Environment Minister, Robert Persaud, to discuss opportunities within the gold mining and bauxite sectors.
Minister Robert Persaud during the meeting with the company’s executives.
During discussions the Company which is based in Paramaribo, Suriname expressed an interest to establish an operation in Guyana to provide supplies and services to both the bauxite and gold mining sectors.
The company also pointed out that new technologies suitable to Guyana’s conditions will be made available, particularly in the area of mining, rehabilitation and road building. Minister Persaud during discussions welcomed the interest from the private Surinamese company to invest in Guyana’s gold and bauxite mining sectors.
Further, the Natural Resources and the Environment Minister highlighted that the sector is open to new technologies and innovation to enhance current practices. The Company also met with a number of local businesses to share expertise and build partnerships.