2017-08-07· Despite Uganda’s long history of mining, encompassing a major boom in the 1950s and ‘60s, when minerals made up a substantial portion of the country’s exports, political and economic instability have seen a steady decline in the sector over the last 40 years.
2018-12-18· The Ugandan government has declared its intention to enact a new fiscal regime for the mining sector. This brief is a response to a request by the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development to review the prevailing regime and inform the government’s approach to revising it.
2018-04-18· In Uganda Minerals are owned by the state in trust for the people of Uganda as stated in the Mining Act 2003. However, there is no requirement for state participation nor to have a company or corporation that can hold the commercial interests of the state in the mining industry.
Sustainable Development Uganda’s mineral sector reforms are towards the path of sustainable development given the fact that the reforms strive to integrate technical and economic activities ensuring growth; taking care of worker’s safety and community development in areas of mining environment. The role energy and mineral sector as a primary growth sector in attaining the national
GDP From Mining in Uganda averaged 173.76 UGX Billion from 2008 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 275.49 UGX Billion in the third quarter of 2018 and a record low of 98.26 UGX Billion in the fourth quarter of 2008. This page provides Uganda Gdp From Mining- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.