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Mining Weekly | Africa

The latest mining world news and project information from Africa.
  • Way paved for PTM's disposal of platinum mine to Royal Bafokeng
    TSX-listed Platinum Group Metals (PTM) on Thursday announced that the due diligence and the execution of binding legal agreements to sell Maseve Investment to Royal Bafokeng Platinum (RBPlat) had been concluded. The $74-million deal will see RBPlat pay Maseve an initial $58-million in cash to acquire the concentrator plant and certain surface assets of the Maseve mine.
  • Rainbow Rare Earths output on track, discovers new prospects
    LSE-listed Rainbow Rare Earths is on schedule for first production and sales of rare-earth concentrate from its Gakara rare-earth project, in Burundi, in the fourth quarter of this year. The first shipment is scheduled for the end of this year under a distribution and offtake agreement with multinational thyssenkrupp Raw Materials.
  • South32 bullish on aluminium, manganese, energy coal prospects
    With the price of various commodities having improved during the 2017 financial year, diversified miner South32 remains optimistic about the aluminium, manganese and energy coal sectors for the year ahead. “Manganese led the way [in terms of price increases], and metallurgical coal, energy coal, zinc, lead and alumina all rose during the year, says South32 CEO Graham Kerr.