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Ferrochrome prices to rise significantly in '08 - Merafe Restricted

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India has raised the duty it charges on mining companies exporting raw chrome ore from the country by a further $12/t to some $66/t, a South African producer ferrochrome producer reported on Monday. Merafe Resources, which is in a joint venture...
3rd March 2008
 
 
FERROCHROME

IFM posts R23,9m loss on production shortfall Restricted

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International Ferro Metals CEO Stephen Turner Ferrochrome producer International Ferro Metals (IFM), on Monday reported a loss of R23,9-million for the six month period ended December 2007, which it said was in line with expectations, given the production problems experienced, which resulted...
3rd March 2008
 
 
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Merafe appoints Fauconnier to board, says FY profit up 72% Restricted

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Merafe Resources CEO Steve Phiri Black-controlled Merafe Resources, which has a joint venture with world number-one ferrochrome producer Xstrata, said on Monday that its after-tax profit for 2007 had risen 72% to R240-million, with headline earnings leaping two-thirds to 10c a...
3rd March 2008
 
 
FERROCHROME

Power crisis won’t hinder Dilokong chrome expansion, says COO Video Available Restricted

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ASA Metals, a joint venture between Eastern Asia Metals Investment, of China, and the Limpopo Economic Development Enterprise, of South Africa is expanding its Dilokong chrome mine.
29th February 2008
 
 
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ASA metals to build SA chrome mines, plant Restricted

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ASA Metals, the joint venture between China's Eastern Asia Metals Investment and the Limpopo Economic Development Enterprise, plans to sink two new chrome-ore mine shafts and build a processing facility in South Africa, the company announced...
21st February 2008
 
 
FERROUS METALS

Consumption of iron ore skyrocketing Restricted

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A worldwide iron-ore supply deficit of between 20-million tons and 25- million tons is likely in 2008, international financial services group Credit Suisse states. This deficit comes on the back of a high demand from steel mills. Credit Suisse...
15th February 2008
 
 
BENEFICIATION

IDC invests R100m in iron-ore beneficiation technology Restricted

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State-owned financier the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) announced that it would invest R100-million in a ground-breaking new technology that would convert superfine iron-ore into high quality iron units.
5th February 2008
 
 
CORPORATE ACTIVITY

Brazilian Vale prepares $90-billion bid for South African-rich Xstrata Restricted

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Major Brazilian mining, logistics and energy group Companhia Vale do Rio Doce (Vale, previously known as CVRD) is reported to be preparing an offer of up to $90-billion for world number six mining group Xstrata. The deal would also have an impact...
1st February 2008
 
 
 
 
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