Ferrous Metals

Kumba lowers full year iron ore sales on concerns of maintenance...

KUMBA Iron Ore said full year sales of the steel-making ingredient would be about 39 million tons (Mt) for the 2021 financial year owing...

South32 cautious on SA manganese sales despite record first quarter production

SOUTH32 reported record quarterly manganese ore production from its South African mines, but said sales were kept lower ahead of a planned shutdown. Saleable production...

Gilbertson ousted from Jupiter Mines after shareholders rebel against executive pay

BRIAN Gilbertson, the revered South African mining executive, has been ousted from the board and chairmanship of Jupiter Mines following a shareholder revolt over...

Iron ore prices surge taking mineral’s gains to 50% since September...

IRON ore futures surged following improved margins for Chinese steel manufacturers taking the raw material’s surge since a low in September to about 50%, said...

Anglo American appoints De Beers ‘lifer’ Mpumi Zikalala to top job...

ANGLO American today unveiled a number of senior management changes precipitated by the resignation of the group's head of bulk commodities, Seamus French, who...

IDC will seek out of court settlement with Kalagadi provided “fundamental...

THE Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) wanted to resolve a dispute with Kalagadi Manganese out of court provided “fundamental issues” outlined by the state-owned insitution...

All hands to the pump at Bushveld Minerals as loss-making continues...

BUSHVELD Minerals slumped to a $1.50/share net loss for the six months ended June owing to lower year-on-year production and the firming of the...

Iron ore prices recover but steelmaking ingredient faces headwinds

IRON ore prices recovered from a 16 month low today, but the steelmaking ingredient was headed for more price weakness. In Singapore, iron ore futures...

Correction: Kalagadi Manganese not due for High Court hearing

ON Tuesday, 21 September 2021, Miningmx erroneously reported, amongst other things, that a court hearing was due to take place next week regarding the...

Iron ore miners plummet with more price weakness to come

A MAJOR decline in the iron ore price has sent valuations of miners that produce the mineral plummeting in the last two months, said...