January 1, 1970

Beneficiation the future of SA's diamond industry

The global mining industry may be declining, but there is still an economic opportunity for South Africa to benefit through beneficiation. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Glencore’s coal, copper zinc output decline after mines shut

Glencore’s production of copper, coal and zinc have fallen in the second quarter after the commodities trader closed mines in response to a rout in prices […]
January 1, 1970

Implats flags 2017 production drop on safety failures

Impala Platinum says production will fall 7% in the 12 months to end-June as the company recovers from major safety failures at its Rustenburg operations. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Inside Labour: Zama-zamas: illegals or entrepreneurs?

The government’s suggested measures to improve compensation for workers who at some stage laboured underground appear extremely worrying, says Terry Bell. Source: News