January 1, 1970

Northam miners want safety following murders

Mine unions say their members will only return to work at Northam Platinum’s Zondereinde operation when conditions are safe. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Glencore sells Agri stake for R9.3 billion

Glencore has agreed to sell just-under a 10% stake in its agriculture unit to Canada’s British Columbia Investment Management for $624.9m in cash. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Manufacturing output goes up, while mining production dips

Mining production has decreased by 6.9% year-on-year in April with iron ore being the largest negative contributor, while manufacturing output increased by 2.9%. Source: News
January 1, 1970

NUM union to decide whether to return to work at Northam

Members of NUM will decide if they will return to work at Northam Platinum’s Zondereinde mine, which was shut after violent clashes between rival unions. Source: […]