The current activities of Ministry of Mines consists of reconstruction, development and arrangement of amicable investment,  supervision of Ainak copper mine contract,  tendering Haji Gak Iron Mine, expansion of existing Hydro carbon areas, and exploitation of more coal, gold, silver, copper and iron.   

The privatization of government hydrocarbon and mineral industries and rehabilitation of Afghanistan Geology Services as Central Mining Information are included in future plans. In order to encourage interest, exploitation of areas including the three dimensions studies of hydrocarbons and ground surface are planned as well.