Global Sea Mineral Resources NV (GSR) is a subsidiary of the DEME Group focused on the development of sustainable ocean mineral resources. On 14th of January 2013, the International Seabed Authority and GSR signed a 15-year contract for prospecting and exploration for polymetallic nodules. Under the contract, GSR will have exclusive rights for exploration for polymetallic nodules over 76,728 square kilometers of the seabed in the eastern part of the Clarion Clipperton Zone (CCZ) of the Central Pacific Ocean.

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