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AngloPlat finally converts its mining rights

Anglo Platinum has at last achieved conversion to new order mining rights for all its mines which should ease investor concerns over the relationship between the group and the government.

Critical to take platinum out of market, says Sibanye’s Froneman

THERE was a "high degree of concern" for the economic viability of up to 300,000 ounces of Sibanye Gold's platinum group metal (PGM) production...

Jubilee flogs farm, seeks investor

Anglo Platinum deemed the suitor for minerals owned by Jubilee Platinum's Tjate Platinum Corporation. Jubilee also in talks to attract investor for $650m mine.

Tharisa keeping the faith with Zimbabwe with progress “slow” but “enabling”

AFTER the euphoria of Robert Mugabe’s toppling in late 2017 after 37 years in power, Zimbabwe has returned to earth with a bit of...

Platinum market to run into 670k oz surplus as investment demand...

THE platinum market is expected to run into a 670,000 oz surplus in 2020 as record investment demand for the metal this year was...

Tharisa seeks through the cycle profits, eyes payout lift

THARISA, a company that mines for chrome and platinum, was one of the best performing mining shares on the JSE last year largely owing...

Platinum could breach $2,000, says GFMS

The platinum price could rise above $2,000/oz depending on investment demand for the metal, according to the latest GFMS survey of the platinum and palladium markets.

Lonmin may need “drastic action” to pay debt

The UK platinum producer had a slew of debt due in 2016 which would require production cuts to service unless the platinum price improved significantly.

Zimbabwe lays down platinum levy ultimatum

Platinum group metal producers in Zimbabwe have until February 10 to agree "a concrete plan" for a refinery or face a 15% levy on unbeneficiated exports.

Jubilee to deliver first platinum from Hernic plant in February

JUBILEE Platinum is on track to start commissioning its Hernic platinum recovery plant in December and then deliver the first platinum concentrates during February...