The listing of Royal Bafokeng Platinum is back on track after the group rejected an earlier offer to sell its majority stake in Bafokeng Rasimone Platinum Mine.
Kazakh mining group ENRC is keen to add platinum to its production portfolio, working to overcome hurdles for its Zimbabwe project.
Northam Platinum is counting the cost of a lengthy strike, while striking employees have lost approximately R60m in wages and benefits.
National Union of Mineworkers on Tuesday said that Northam Platinum has made an improved wage offer, which it was taking to its members.
The proposed listing of Royal Bafokeng Platinum has been placed on hold while its shareholders dwell on an unsolicited offer to buy Royal Bafokeng Rasimone Mine, RBPlat's key asset.
Impala Platinum is almost certainly the company bidding to buy the Bafokeng Rasimone Platinum Mine because there are compelling strategic reasons why it wants the asset.
The NUM called on Northam Platinum to return to the negotiating table with a good offer in order to resolve the four week standoff at the platinum producer's Zondereinde mine.
Pallinghurst Resources said it would be "neck and neck" with Lonmin, the world's third largest platinum producer, in several years.
Royal Bafokeng Platinum said it would list on the JSE in the fourth quarter of this year with an investment case it said was 'compelling'.
Temporary workers at Anglo Platinum's Rustenburg mine are refusing to come out from underground.