Manganese

Sibanye-Stillwater lithium

Lion Battery Technologies granted third patent in the United States

It covers a method using PGM catalysts in carbon materials for use as cathodes with increased emphasis on Lithium Sulphur Batteries.

East Manganese on course to begin production in July 2021

"Our collective skills and mining knowledge has been advantageous, which has resulted in the smooth advancements seen at the mine to date."

Afrimat acquires Gravenhage manganese mining right in South Africa

Gravenhage is situated in the northern part of the Kalahari Manganese field approximately 120km from Afrimat’s Demaneng iron ore mine.

Multotec’s new spiral for retreating ultra-fines

Multotec has taken a step to help customers recover more of their ultra-fine material so that it does not go to waste in the discard.
Manganese

R1.3-billion vote of confidence in Tshipi

“With this transaction Ntsimbintle, a broad-based South African BEE company, has become one of the world’s major forces in manganese mining."
drc

AVZ Minerals signs first tin offtake agreement with Kalon Resources

“After an unexpected delay in finalising this contract, we are pleased to have finally signed with Kalon, our first tin offtake agreement."

BME blasts its way to South African record

“The blast involved 535 tons of emulsion explosive in over 2,300 blast holes requiring a total of more than 37,000 m of drilling.”

Mining Elites in Africa 2021: BME

BME demonstrated the capability of its AXXIS GII electronic detonation system with a record-breaking blast at a manganese mine.
investment

What trends will drive growth in South Africa’s mining sector?

South Africa has not attracted investment to allow for new mines to be opened or for substantial exploration campaigns to be carried out.
agriculture

Which commodity should we be focusing on?

The impact of increasing CO² emissions has impacted negatively on the global climate and seen a swing towards a greener cyclical economy.

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