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Scrap metal industry ‘cannot and should not’ carry a double burden related to exports

15 Dec 2021 /  Amanda Visser
‘Patent contradiction’ by the dtic has left the industry to contend with both an export duty and a ‘price preference’ system.

Iron ore’s brutal collapse under $100 flags more trouble ahead

17 Sep 2021 /  Bloomberg News
Top ore miners' shares have dropped sharply since August

Iron ore falls to two-month low

30 Jul 2021 /  Annie Lee, Bloomberg 
As Beijing steps up steel curbs.

Iron ore bulls take to their heels as futures plummet below $100

5 Aug 2019 /  Bloomberg News
Escalating trade war dents investor demand for raw materials.

Don’t be in a rush to do business in world’s top cobalt producer

18 Jun 2019 /  Pauline Bax and William Clowes, Bloomberg 
Those eager to work with the DRC's new government are learning that it's slow going.

Iron ore, gold surge propel SA miners to 11-year high

13 Jun 2019 /  Adelaide Changole, Bloomberg
Anglo American, BHP and AngloGold Ashanti have contributed most to this year’s 28% advance in the mining sector.

A copper mining lesson from Zambia

23 May 2019 /  Antony Sguazzin and Matthew Hill, Bloomberg
History repeats itself.

Zambian president threatens to ‘divorce’ Vedanta, Glencore

17 May 2019 /  Matthew Hill and Taonga Clifford Mitimingi, Bloomberg
'I want to make it very clear that I have come here to sanction, if it’s the will of the Zambian people, that we divorce these mines.'

Top copper miner says it can fund key projects through 2020

11 Apr 2019 /  Laura Millan Lombrana and Jack Farchy, Bloomberg
Codelco expects production will remain flat at around 1.8m tons of copper this year.

Rand shows its mettle as iron ore prices surge

5 Feb 2019 /  Colleen Goko, Bloomberg
The rand is closely tracking the fortunes of iron ore.

SA’s commodity of the year goes to manganese

26 Jan 2019 /  Siyabulela Mhlaluka
Shining a spotlight on manganese, its rising global demand and SA's readiness to handle it for the next 100 years.

Vedanta mulls $800m Zinc smelter for SA mine

3 May 2018 /  Felix Njini, Bloomberg
Miner studying plans to build 250,000-ton smelter for Gamsberg.

After setbacks, Anglo American counting on turnaround for Minas-Rio mine

17 Apr 2018 /  Alexandra Alper and Barbara Lewis, Reuters
Two leaks in a month, a 90-day outage and $58 million in fines is not enough to temper the company's ambitions in Brazil.

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