January 1, 1970

Amplats sees profit falling on platinum drop, tax adjustment

Anglo American Platinum has said first-half profit will probably be at least 20% lower after a tax gain boosted earnings in the previous year. Source: News
January 1, 1970

BHP flags 'another 10yrs' as iron ore adjusts after boom

The iron ore market will take longer to balance out than other commodities as excess supply may take years to be absorbed after a boom, according […]
January 1, 1970

Zim state diamond miner produces 500 000 carats

Zimbabwe’s new state-owned diamond miner has produced 513 000 carats since March when it started operations, its acting CEO says. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Platinum output not keeping up with cost hikes, say miners

Depressed metal prices and continued above-inflation increases in labour and other input costs present a major challenge to the industry, say platinum miners. Source: News