R/€ = 16.01 Change: -0.05
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Au 1335.22 $/oz Change: 12.17
Pt 816.40 $/oz Change: 11.30


Krugersdorp plant converts furnaces to produce ferrochrome

19th May 2017 As a result of the upward trend in ferrochrome prices, Krugersdorp-based processing plant Mogale Alloys – owned and operated by global vertically-integrated producer of speciality alloys Afarak Group’s African subsidiary, Afarak Mogale, has converted two of its four furnaces to facilitate... 

AMD technology a hot topic in South Africa

By: Robyn Wilkinson     26th August 2016 Finnish specialist in hydrometallurgical treatment technology Global EcoProcess Services Oy (EPSE) launched a treatment for acid mine drainage (AMD) in South Africa in July, which it claims is a cost-effective, one-step process that can integrate with the existing technology and equipment used by... 

Pig-iron developer to start mining in Q3

By: Mia Breytenbach     25th July 2014 Iron-developer Veremo Holdings aims to start production at its Mpumalanga-based Veremo pig iron, heavy minerals and titanium project in the third quarter of this year, director Alistair Ruiters tells Mining Weekly. “Since the mining rights were issued in January, we’ve been conducting site... 

Dunlop Industrial Products (Pty) Ltd has roots in the rubber industry that go back to the early 1900’s 

3rd September 2012 In 1918 the Leyland and Birmingham Rubber Company formed the South African Rubber Manufacturing Company Ltd (Sarmcol) to supply the market with automotive and industrial rubber products. In 1919 Sarmcol opened manufacturing facilities in Howick in the Natal Midlands initially to manufacture... 


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