Katanga Mining Limited (Katanga) is a Switzerland-based holding company which produces copper and cobalt metal and has copper and cobalt assets in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Through its subsidiaries, the Company operates mining and processing facilities for the production of copper and cobalt; conducts exploration and development of properties with the potential to yield copper and cobalt mineral resources, and holds a number of other mines. Katanga Mining Limited operates operates in the DRC through two joint ventures, Kamoto Copper Company (KCC) and DRC Copper and Cobalt Project (DCP). Katanga's properties include the Kamoto Underground Mine and KOV open pit mine, providing sulfide and oxide ores respectively, and the Kamoto Concentrator and Luilu Metallurgical Plant for the onsite production of refined copper and cobalt. Katanga also has other mines and plants, which include open pit mines Mashamba East, Musonoie-T17 and Kananga.