Platinum

‘Dramatic’ investor turnaround may be spur platinum in 2019 whilst palladium...

A 'DRAMATIC' improvement in investor sentiment may herald better times for platinum, according to Johnson Matthey (JM), which said in its 2019 outlook that exchange...

Platinum wage talks to provide stern test to Ramaphosa’s newly formed...

WAGE talks between platinum group metal (PGM) producers and unions, including the  Association of Mineworkers & Construction Union (AMCU), will be an early test...

Lonmin running out of road whilst deal with Sibanye-Stillwater grinds to...

LONMIN gave a glimpse of life sans its skin-saving takeover with Sibanye-Stillwater today saying recent balance sheet restructuring was not enough to stave off...

Sibanye-Stillwater ekes out pretax profit despite bruising strike-torn Q1

SIBANYE-Stillwater had rand weakness against the dollar and an improvement in the basket of platinum group metal (PGM) prices to thank for helping it...

Sibanye-Stillwater’s Thembelani shaft re-opens, but CEO irked by “impetuous” criticism

MINING at Sibanye-Stillwater's Thembelani shaft at its platinum group metals (PGMs) Rustenburg operations resumed today following an inspection by the Department of Mineral Resources...

Sibanye-Stillwater evacuates employees after rails plummet down platinum shaft

SIBANYE-Stillwater hoisted the remaining 300 employees to surface at its Thembelani shaft at its Rustenburg-based platinum operations following an incident on April 30 in...

AMCU to launch legal defence against SA government de-registration effort

THE Association of Mineworkers & Construction Union (AMCU) said it would defend itself against efforts to de-register it by the government's Department of Labour. In...

Implats keeps ship relatively steady despite Eskom wobbles, community disruptions

REFINED platinum production from Impala Platinum (Implats) would be at the lower end of its 1.5 million to 1.6 million ounce guidance for the...

Sibanye-Stillwater adjusts upwards share offer for Lonmin on better PGM pricing

SIBANYE-Stillwater edged up its all-share offer for Lonmin in acknowledgment of improved pricing for platinum group metals (PGMs). Announcing the publication of a circular ahead...

Amplats, Kumba keep 2019 output numbers unchanged despite Q1 whiffles

PRODUCTION decreases at Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) and Kumba Iron Ore in South Africa were among the main features of Anglo American's first quarter...