KARIMATA ISLANDS. MELBOURNE. Shares of £7 10s. blue. No 220. Company founded in Australia to examine mining opportunities on the Karimata Islands. These are a chain of small islands off the west coast of Borneo and part of Indonesia. There have been reports of some copper, gold and diamond, but all small-scale itseems.
Themes: DIAMONDS, GOLD & SILVER MINING, MINES (no gold, coal)
AUSTRALIA, NETHERLANDS INDIES
Date: 4 April 1908
Startprice: € 30