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CHROME: Samancor to cut chrome ore, ferrochrome output

  • Date: 06-12-19
  • Category: CHROME
  • Source: Mining Weekly

A continued deterioration in market conditions, depressed prices and higher electricity tariffs has prompted Samancor Chrome to reduce its chrome ore and ferrochrome production levels for 2020.

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CHROME: Zim gears for chromium conference

  • Date: 14-10-19
  • Category: CHROME
  • Source: The Chronicle

Zimbabwe has geared up for the International Chromium Development Association (ICDA) conference in India where the country will tell its story to the international community and lure potential investors.

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CHROME: Amcu ropes in human rights lawyer Richard Spoor in Samancor battle

  • Date: 10-10-19
  • Category: CHROME
  • Source: IOL

JOHANNESBURG – The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) has roped in the human rights lawyer and civil suit litigator, Richard Spoor, to lead its legal battle against Samancor for allegedly shifting R28 billion in profit.

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CHROME: The great Samancor ‘heist’

  • Date: 02-10-19
  • Category: CHROME
  • Source: Daily Maverick

Theft and corruption totalling over $500-million (about R7.5-billion now) is being alleged in court proceedings pitting workers against Samancor Chrome, one of South Africa’s major privately-owned mining and minerals processing companies, and its previous owner and chair, Croatian billionaire Danko Končar.

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CHROME: Noront secures site for ferrochrome plant to service Ring of Fire deposits

  • Date: 30-09-19
  • Category: CHROME
  • Source: Mining Weekly

TSX-V-listed Noront Resources has secured a property in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario, to build and operate a ferrochrome production facility to service its chromite deposits in the emerging metals camp known as the Ring of Fire.

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CHROME: Zimbabwe well-placed to benefit from China’s thirst for chromium

  • Date: 08-07-19
  • Category: CHROME
  • Source: The Africa Report

Beneath the surface of its latest economic crisis, Zimbabwe has been quietly positioning itself as a future major exporter of chromium to the insatiable Chinese market.

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