0 COMMENTSDiversified mining giant Xstrata is expected to make a decision on the 360 000 t/y phase two of its Project Lion ferrochrome operation in the first half of next year, an official told Mining Weekly Online. The project team was busy conducting an...
11th September 2007
0 COMMENTSBlack-owned diversified miner African Rainbow Minerals (Arm) announced its first dividend payment on Monday, amounting to R315-million. However, a local mining analyst questioned the prudence of the timing of the payout, when viewed in light of...
0 COMMENTSThe Nkomati nickel mine joint venture owners announced jointly on Monday that they had commissioned the R384-million interim plant in budget and ahead of schedule, and that full production would be reached earlier in the fourth quarter than...
0 COMMENTSJSE-listed diversified miner African Rainbow Minerals (Arm) said on Monday that its headline earnings for the year ended June 30 had rocketed by 161% to a record R1,2-billion, as it boosted production and enjoyed buoyant metal prices. The miner...
0 COMMENTSAltX-listed diversified mining firm Chrometco said on Thursday that it had received numerous offers for its chrome resource on portion 2 of the Farm Rooderand in the North West Province, and that it was seriously considering one particular offer...
31st August 2007
0 COMMENTSFerrochrome producer Samacor Chrome and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) have resolved their pay dispute and signed a wage deal, the union said on Monday.
20th August 2007
0 COMMENTSWith the international ferrochrome market likely to remain in a supply deficit until 2010, and prices expected to remain at record levels, local producer Merafe Resources says it plans to beef up production and have all 20 furnaces operational by...
17th August 2007
0 COMMENTSWith the international ferrochrome market likely to remain in a supply deficit until 2010, and prices expected to remain at record levels, local producer Merafe Resources said it planned to beef up production and have all 20 furnaces operational...
7th August 2007
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