January 1, 1970

Invoice fraud rife in SA gold exports – UN report

South Africa was fingered in a report for flagrant discrepancies between its official trade statistics of gold exports versus records of its trading partners. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Clarke: MRC pulls Pondoland investment. Beginning of end or end of beginning?

MRC’s exit from the Pondoland Wild Coast means that unless there is a redoubling of monitoring and decisive action, the killing and intimidation will only escalate. […]
January 1, 1970

Anglo American cuts full-year copper target

Anglo American has cut its full-year copper-production target after bad weather hit its operations in Chile. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Kumba output drops on revised Sishen mine plan

Kumba Iron Ore has announced a production drop of 15% to 8.9 million tonnes for the quarter to end-June, consistent with its revised Sishen mine plan. […]