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Kumba Iron Ore says steel market embracing need for decarbonisation
World-first hydrogen haul truck operational from August
And, De Beers pleased with strong set of first-half results
At a time when steelmakers the world over are taking strong steps to decarbonise steelmaking, Kumba Iron Ore’s high-quality, high-lump iron-ore is highly sought after, which positions the company well in the global fight against climate change.
Kumba Iron Ore CEO Mpumi Zikalala:
The pilot world-first hydrogen haul truck launched early in the year, has had some final changes made to it before it heads into the pit and goes into operational mode from August.
Anglo Platinum CEO Natascha Viljoen:
In the six months to June 30, rough diamond production of the De Beers Group increased by 10% to 16.9-million carats, reflecting a strong operational performance and higher planned levels of production to meet continued strong demand for rough diamonds.
De Beers Group CFO Sarah Kuijlaars:
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