Iron Ore

About Minopex

Minopex is known as a leading outsourced mineral processing plant operator, having earned an impressive track record across 14 countries within Africa...

Clever solutions, right equipment saves re-mining project

When a project to re-mine stockpiles at an iron ore operation discovered its planning had been too optimistic, Pilot Crushtec saved the day.

Too many variables paint a dismal future for Africa’s iron ore...

Africa has a high-risk investment profile. Several concerns include corruption, security concerns and resource nationalism.

New CRC TiME study on recycling mineral waste

This study focuses on increasing plant nutrients in iron ore waste, enabling improved mine site rehabilitation in the Pilbara.

AustSino’s MoU with Cameroon raises Sundance’s heckles

Sundance continues to have discussions with the Government of Cameroon to find an acceptable way forward with regard to the Mbalam deposit.

Involving youth is key to addressing rampant unemployment rate

“The persistently high youth unemployment rate has long been one of the most pressing socio-economic problems in South Africa."

Rally remains: Iron ore prices expected to remain strong amid tight...

Iron ore was a clear commodity outperformer in 2020, owing to the substantial increase in demand driven by China’s infrastructure.

Webinar RECORDING: Iron ore boom in Africa

Global economies world-wide on the up! Reinvigorating industries that suffered during the worst periods of COVID-19 has become a priority! One of the underlying requirements to rebuild and grow economies is steel! One of the fundamental requirements for this is iron ore!

How to get foreign direct investment in mining right?

South Africa attracted only R2.5 billion of new investment in 2020, a sharp 45% drop from the 2019 figure of R4.6 billion.

Demanding chute design for sinter plant

The recent installation of custom-engineered transfer chutes at a sinter plant in Turkey highlight the value of decades of experience.

Climate risk and decarbonization: What every mining CEO needs to know

The sector faces pressure from governments, investors, and society to reduce emissions. Mining is responsible for 4 to 7% of GHG emissions.

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