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)

Mongolia Energy Corporation (HK)

Mongolian Mining Corporation (HK)

Nova Resources Ltd (SG)

Operta BBM (DE)

Prophecy Coal (CDN)

South Gobi Resources (CDN)

Terra Energy (AUS)

Tian Poh Resources (SG)

Viking Mines (AUS)

Xanadu Mines (AUS)


Canrim Resources (SG)

Entrée Gold (CDN)

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

Kincora Copper (CDN)

Rio Tinto (UK/AUS)

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

Xanadu Mines (AUS)


Altan Rio Minerals (CDN)

Bayan Airag (AUS)

Centerra Gold (CDN)

Entrée Gold (CDN)

Kincora Copper (CDN)

Meritus Minerals (CDN)

Rio Tinto (UK/AUS)

Steppe Gold (CDN)

Xanadu Mines (AUS)


FeOre (HK)

Haranga Resources (AUS)

Mongolian Resource Corporation (AUS)


Ion Energy (CDN)

Nova Mining Corp (USA)


Elixir Petroleum (AUS)

Genie Oil & Gas (ISR)

Manas Petroleum (SUI)

Wolf Petroleum (AUS)

Rare Earths

Blackridge Mining (AUS)


Northern Lights Resources (CDN)


Eumeralla Resources (AUS)

SS Mongolia (MGL)


Areva (FR)

East Asia Minerals (CDN)

Denison Mines (CDN)

Khan Resources (CDN)

Mongolia Forward (USA)

Solomon Resources (CDN)

Uranium Industry (CZ)

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).

6 Responses to Mining Companies

  1. Pingback: Canadian Bilateral Aid for Mongolia? | Mongolia Today

  2. Pingback: Interesting Mining Project out of Vancouver aimed at Domestic Consumption not China | Mongolia Today

  3. Pingback: Mongolia Today This Year | Mongolia Today

  4. Pingback: Watermelon Environmentalist Admits It's All About Israel! (feat. Macdonald Stainsby) | genuiNEWitty

  5. Great list of mining companies you have collected. We would like to introduce ourself as one of the leading heavy machine providers that support companies like these you mentioned.

  6. Mineral Exploration Drilling Service in Mongolia, great to have a site with most Exploration & Mining Companies, What i would like to see is a Drilling Tender website to announce all new Tenders.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.