Next Steps

MTTA proposes a logical progression of activities, with the first activities to be focused on reviewing recent history of the sector and evaluating the capacity and performance of different stakeholders. This review will result in a consensus as to the current situation, followed by the evaluation of which models and international best practices best fit Afghanistan.

Following discussions will outline specific actions to be prioritized in the sector. At the same time, MTTA will prioritizing the potential commodities and products that should be developed according to logical value and supply chain plans, demand for those commodities by the market, and response to MTTA’s promotion of investment opportunities. Active communication with the international investors is critical to this step, as all development must be in line with the international market’s demand for the products that Afghanistan’s mining sector can generate.