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Natasha Odendaal

Natasha Odendaal

Natasha Odendaal is Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

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Failure to manage natural resources an increasing business risk

22nd June 2018 The threat of ever-depleting natural resources is expected to place a significant amount of pressure on the oil, gas and mining industries that, if left unmanaged, could wipe out profits and impact business models. A new report by Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty (AGCS) shows that a failure... 

Coal sector remains dynamic despite renewables push

8th June 2018 The coal sector is expected to remain “quite dynamic” over the next ten years, with a forecast of eventual rising prices, despite a slowdown in production, a negative image and a strong push to clean energy, a new report by BMI Research shows. Unpacking the global trends in coking and thermal... 

China remains dominant coal consumer, producer

1st June 2018 China, India and the US will remain the largest consumers of thermal coal, while China, India and Russia will remain the largest consumers of coking coal during the period to 2027, a new report by BMI Research shows. In its ‘Industry trend analysis: global forecast to 2027’ report, BMI forecasts... 

Currency movements to deliver mixed results for African countries

1st June 2018 The forecast currency movements over the next decade is likely to deliver mixed impacts for African mining operations, with South Africa’s currency expected to depreciate against the dollar over a ten-year horizon. BMI Research’s latest report, ‘Currency movements to 2027: Winners and losers in... 

Miners halt dividend payouts, stay-in-business capex as price languishes in the doldrums

25th May 2018 The once burgeoning platinum industry that in the recent past benefited from a years-long upswing in commodity demand and prices is now failing to recover from the global economic depression that heralded the end of its glory days and shut many smaller operators down. In the wake of the 2008... 

Miners halt dividend payouts, stay-in-business capex as price languishes in the doldrums

25th May 2018 The once burgeoning platinum industry that in the recent past benefited from a years-long upswing in commodity demand and prices is now failing to recover from the global economic depression that heralded the end of its glory days and shut many smaller operators down. In the wake of the 2008... 

Body calls for steering committee to ‘delve into’ alluvial diamond sector’s 15-year decline

25th May 2018 The only way to solve the rapid downward spiral of South Africa’s distressed alluvial diamond industry is to convene all stakeholders to brainstorm collaborative solutions to the challenges. The South African Diamond Producers Organisation (Sadpo), raising a red flag over the struggles of small... 

Diamond-tracking blockchain platform to be launched this year

18th May 2018 Following the successful digital tracking of 100 high-value diamonds from mine to retail in a pilot of Tracr, the first blockchain platform to span the entire diamond value chain is now set for official launch later this year. De Beers is collaborating with BCG Digital Ventures to build the... 

De Beers marks first digital tracking of a diamond’s journey from mine to jeweller

10th May 2018 Diamond conglomerate De Beers Group has successfully tracked 100 high-value diamonds along the value chain during the pilot phase of its new industry blockchain platform. A selection of rough diamonds, mined by De Beers, were tracked through an immutable and secure digital trail that was created... 

Jubilee executes Kabwe project agreements

2nd May 2018 Following the reinstatement of the small-scale mining licence for the Kabwe lead/zinc/vanadium project, in Zambia, AltX- and Aim-listed Jubilee Metals has executed its shareholders' agreement and its operating agreement with Aim-listed BMR Group to start the joint execution of the project.... 

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