5 Common Shares, printer proof. purple. Large vignette of an open-pit mine. Text in English and French with handwritten corrections in red ink. This was a Canadian-incorporated investment and holding company, closely linked to the Belgian Société Générale. Sogemines had interests in amongst others the Canadian cement industry. The company was basically a vehicle of the Société Générale to re-invest their profits from their Belgian Congo operations. Later renamed Genstar Materials Ltd. and now known as Building Products & Concrete Supply LP, located in Winnipeg. Only scripophily we have ever seen of this company.
Themes: BANK & FINANCE, CEMENT, SAND, CONCRETE, MINING
BELGIAN CONGO, BELGIUM, CANADA
Startprice: € 50