By: Martin Creamer22nd November 2013
South Africa’s platinum investment has been so poor in the last few years that it has failed even to keep pace with the replacement of production capacity, let alone provide an increase in production capacity. As a result, the country will be unable to take full advantage of the excellent... →
By: Creamer Media Reporter 21st November 2013
This week: Johnson Matthey says security of supply is concerning for platinum end-users. The new 2014 emission legislation is set to boost platinum demand. And, the Chinese will invest R600-million to resuscitate the liquidated Orkney gold mine. →
By: Martin Creamer12th November 2013
New upcoming vehicle emission standards in Europe and China are poised to boost demand for platinum, Johnson Matthey GM marketing Jeremy Coombes said on Tuesday.
In Europe, Euro Six emission standards will be introduced for heavy-duty vehicles and then passenger cars in 2014, when tighter... →