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FERROCHROME: End of the road for Merafe Resources?

  • Date: 30-01-20
  • Category: FERROCHROME
  • Source: Business Live

In a dark portent for SA’s ferrochrome industry, the Glencore-Merafe Chrome Venture is restructuring, and could cut up to 665 jobs at its Rustenburg smelter, which is suffering "material financial losses".

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FERROCHROME: Glencore to restructure SA ferrochrome following “material losses” at Rustenburg smelter

  • Date: 20-01-20
  • Category: FERROCHROME
  • Source: Mining MX

HIGH electricity tariffs, interruptions, and deteriorating conditions in the ferrochrome market have forced Glencore and its joint venture partner, Merafe Resources, to consider restructuring its Rustenburg smelter.

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FERROCHROME: Noront considers building small-scale ferrochrome pilot plant in Sudbury

  • Date: 15-11-19
  • Category: FERROCHROME
  • Source: Timmins Today

Fifteen months after Sudbury was rejected as the future home of a billion-dollar Noront Resources Ltd. smelter, it appears the Nickel City may yet win a skinny-downed slice of ferrochrome pie.

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FERROCHROME: Anti-ferrochrome smelter protest hits Clergue Park and Bay Street

  • Date: 20-10-19
  • Category: FERROCHROME
  • Source: Soo Today

Protestors say Noront's ferrochrome processing facility would kill off people, the environment - and the local economy

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FERROCHROME: Noront announces time and place for first ferrochrome open house

  • Date: 16-10-19
  • Category: FERROCHROME
  • Source: Soo Today

Noront Resources today announced the venue and time for an introductory open house about its proposed $1 billion ferrochrome smelter in Sault Ste. Marie.

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FERROCHROME: First Nation takes the lead on Ring of Fire supply road

  • Date: 09-10-19
  • Category: FERROCHROME
  • Source: Northern Ontario Business

A First Nation community is breaking new ground is leading the environmental assessment and consultation process on a proposed short supply road to the Ring of Fire.

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