Mining Companies

Below is a listing of the non-Mongolian mining companies active in Mongolia that we’re aware of. Note that this list has a giant blindspot when it comes to Asian investments in the Mongolian mining sector, especially the many small-to-medium scale investments form China.


Aspire Mining (AUS)

Banpu (THAI)

Draig Resources (AUS)

Guildford Coal/Terra Energy (AUS)

Modun Resources (AUS)

Mongolia Energy Corporation (HK)

Mongolian Resource Corporation (AUS)

Newera Resources (AUS)

Nova Resources Ltd (SG)

Operta BBM (DE)

Prophecy Coal (CDN)

South Gobi Resources (CDN)

Xanadu Mines (AUS)


Blina Minerals (AUS)

Central Asia Metals (UK)

Entrée Gold (CDN)

Erdene Resource Development (CDN)  [also Molybdenum, Coal]

Kincora Copper (CDN)

North Asia Resources (HK)

Parmelia Resources (AUS)

Rio Tinto (UK/AUS)

Turquoise Hill Resources (CDN) [also Gold, Coal; formerly Ivanhoe Mines]

Voyager Resources (AUS)

Xanadu Mines (AUS)


Altan Rio Minerals (CDN)

Centerra Gold (CDN)

Entrée Gold (CDN)

Garrison International (CDN)

Ivanhoe Mines (CDN)

Kincora Copper (CDN)

Meritus Minerals (CDN)

Mongolian Resource Corporation (AUS)

Puget Ventures/Global Cobalt (CDN)

Rio Tinto (UK/AUS)

Undur Tolgoi Minerals (CAN)

Voyager Resources (AUS)

Xanadu Mines (AUS)


FeOre (HK)

Haranga Resources (AUS)

Mongolian Resource Corporation (AUS)


Nova Mining Corp (USA)


Manas Petroleum (SUI)

Wolf Petroleum (AUS)

Rare Earths

Blackridge Mining (AUS)


Eumeralla Resources (AUS)


Areva (FR)

East Asia Minerals (CDN)

Denison Mines (CDN)

Khan Resources (CDN)

Mongolia Forward (USA)

Solomon Resources (CDN)

If you see an erroneous listing here or know of more non-Mongolian mining operations, please send us a note (julian|dot|dierkes|at|ubc|dot|ca).

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