Kumba tumbles as SA stocks ease ahead of Easter weekend

2015-04-03 12:01

SA stocks eased ahead of two public holidays, with investors cautious in advance of US non-farm payrolls data, which will help set the tone for next week.

London Mining shares tanker

2014-10-08 13:30

Sierra-Leone-focused London Mining, battered by a sharp drop in iron ore prices, has warned that its shares now had "little or no value.

Steep drop in African Minerals core earnings

2014-09-30 13:30

Iron ore miner African Minerals has reported a steep drop in core earnings for the first half as operating costs soared.

African Minerals outlines recovery plan

2014-09-19 12:30

Miner African Minerals plans to increase export volumes and boost revenues by reducing discounts and requiring a premium on some of its iron ore.

Strike-hit Anglo ups iron ore, copper output

2014-07-17 09:25

Miner Anglo American, smarting from a 5-month strike at its platinum operations, reported higher iron ore and copper output for the first half of the year.

NUM members march over Rio Tinto miners

2014-02-06 16:34

About 200 NUM members have marched to the Mining Indaba in Cape Town to protest against the alleged ill-treatment of Rio Tinto miners in other countries.

Big rush for Africa resources

2013-11-26 13:38

Appetite for African resources could be turning as firms rush to place their tender to build a 500 kilometer rail line across Cameroon to haul iron ore.

Small miners face major headache

2013-07-22 09:35

Opportunities to develop small iron mines are fast disappearing, as cash dries up and miners are unable to compete with the sector's heavyweights.

Coal, iron ore exports rise - Transnet

2013-06-27 12:02

State-run logistics group Transnet says it has moved slightly more coal and iron ore for export during its latest financial year.

Anglo recovers from damaging strikes

2013-04-19 09:58

Production of miner Anglo American's key commodities has edged higher in the first three months of the year, with iron ore rebounding from the strike at Kumba.


Craig Brewer: Realism, getting back to basics set mining industry tone for 2015

2015-02-19 07:49

Craig Brewer and Alec Hogg unpack the tone for the mining industry in 2015, looking back at Mining Indaba trends for the year ahead.

Indian steelmaker wants to buy London Mining

2014-10-06 14:15

India's third-largest steelmaker is in talks to buy embattled West African iron ore miner London Mining.

London Mining warns of insufficient cash

2014-09-29 13:00

London Mining has warned it does not have sufficient cash to operate its mines without raising more funds and it is in talks for a potential investment.

Survival of the fittest in the new iron age

2014-08-28 17:15

The spot iron ore market is sinking under the weight of new supply, says Reuters columnist Andy Home.

African Minerals' profit disappoints

2014-04-03 11:33

Sierra Leone focused iron ore miner African Minerals released 2014 production and cost forecasts slightly worse than analysts' expectations.

African Minerals hits production target

2014-01-10 14:00

African Minerals says it exported 12.1 million tonnes of iron ore last year, in the middle of its revised guidance.

Rio Tinto boosts output forecasts

2013-10-15 10:09

Global miner Rio Tinto has lifted its forecast copper output for 2013 after a better-than-expected recovery at its landside-hit US Kennecott mine.

London Mining sees higher 2013 production

2013-07-18 12:39

Iron ore miner London Mining says it expects 2013 production to be at the higher end of its initial forecast, boosted by higher production at its Marampa mine.

Rio Tinto set on iron ore expansion

2013-05-07 10:08

Rio Tinto is set to press on with plans to boost production at its Australian mines by a quarter in 2015.

Rio Tinto ups Q1 iron ore output

2013-04-16 08:36

Mining giant Rio Tinto forecast global iron ore production of 265 million tonnes this year after posting record output in the March quarter.

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