Ferrous Metals

SA mining icon Brian Gilbertson may be forced off board amid...

A BOARD coup is underway at Sydney-listed Jupiter Mines after shareholders resoundingly voted down the company's remuneration report and refused to re-elect two directors. Jupiter...

Anglo American unveils special dividend and share buy-back taking interim returns...

ANGLO American today unveiled an interim special dividend and share buy-back programme which combined with its 40% earnings payout policy sees the UK-listed group...

Vedanta adds iron ore production to Black Mountain Mine

VEDANTA Zinc International will start iron ore production from its Northern Cape operation, Black Mountain Mine (BMM) later this year with the aim of...

Kumba “registered interest” in taking stake in Transnet, says CEO Themba...

KUMBA Iron Ore has registered an interest in taking a stake in Transnet, South Africa's government-owned freight and logistics company. "Transnet is obviously looking at...

Kumba pays out 100% of record earnings but says runaway iron...

KUMBA Iron Ore announced an R72.70 interim dividend representing 100% of record earnings on the back of exceptional iron ore prices and despite logistical...

Frustration for Kumba as Saldanha logjam dampens sales amid stellar iron...

KUMBA Iron Ore is set to report an increase in interim headline earnings of as much as 182% year on year, but it could...

Assmang declares force majeure on manganese exports owing to KZN protests

PROTESTS in South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal province had led to privately-held manganese producer Assmang declaring a force majeure on exports, said Bloomberg News. Citing an email...

Bushveld Minerals hopeful vanadium price will save half of output from...

BUSHVELD Minerals hoped the improvement in the vanadium price would save about half of its vanadium production from loss-making this year. A note regarding its...

VBR’s Davis lifts investment in project billed as world’s “leading vanadium...

VISION Blue Resources (VBR) has invested a further $7m into a vanadium project located in southern Kazakhstan which the firm's chairman, Mick Davis said had...

Former Implats CEO,Terence Goodlace appointed chairman of Kumba Iron Ore

TERENCE Goodlace, the former CEO of Impala Platinum (Implats), has been appointed chairman of Kumba Iron Ore, the Anglo American-owned company said in an...