As of June 10th, 2013, there have been 6 ore shipments totaling over 145 metric tonnes.
Smelters Global Advance Metals (GAM) and F&X are Conflict Free Smelter (CFS) compliant and processing material. In an effort to continue expanding the pipe, we hope to identify a third smelter soon.
There are now over 9 major end use companies accepting material from the conflict-free source in the DRC.
MMR continues implementation of community investments through their VinMart foundation.
Solutions for Hope also served as a model for the Conflict Free Tin Initiative (CFTI).