Consulting analysts in tomorrow’s commodities and technologies

News

WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Amplats warns Amcu on ‘unsustainable’ wage hikes

Anglo American Platinum drew a clear line on wage hikes as it kicks off its response to its majority union’s demand for a 45% rise in basic salaries.

View full story

PGM PRODUCERS: Implats to approach bondholders in effort to take 2022 bond conversion to 99%

IMPALA Platinum (Implats) said it had received acceptances for 88% of its $250m convertible bond repayment, equal to $220m, and was hopeful of increasing acceptances to 99% by approaching bondholders unable to participate for “administrative reasons”.

View full story

PGM PRODUCERS: Amplats set for shock-break and coarse particle recovery technology trials

  • Date: 23-07-19
  • Category: PGM PRODUCERS
  • Source: International Mining

Anglo American Platinum, in its June quarter results presentation, has provided further detail on a range of initiatives it is working on as part of its “P101” and FutureSmart™ initiatives.

View full story

PGM PRODUCERS: RBPlat to post heavy interim loss owing to finance costs, Styldrift ramp up cost

ROYAL Bafokeng Platinum’s (RBPlat’s) Styldrift project was the focus of the platinum group metal (PGM) firm’s trading update on Tuesday which guided to a steep interim loss partly related to the newly commissioned project.

View full story

LITHIUM: C$600m Pallinghurst backing for lithium junior Nemaska

  • Date: 22-07-19
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Mining Weekly

Junior miner Nemaska Lithium has potentially raised fresh capital to build the Whabouchi lithium mine and Shawinigan electrochemical, in Quebec, which faces cost overruns of about C$375-million.

View full story

PGM PRODUCERS: Anglo Platinum 2019 Interim Results short form announcement

  • Date: 22-07-19
  • Category: PGM PRODUCERS
  • Source: Anglo American Platinum

Anglo American Platinum delivered another strong financial performance in H1 2019, with increased earnings, returns and operating cash flows, benefitting from strong market fundamentals which saw the US Dollar platinum basket price increase 16%, and coupled with a weakening rand, led to the ZAR platinum basket price increasing by 33% year-on-year.

View full story

PGM PRODUCERS: Anglo American Platinum Interim Dividend Declaration

  • Date: 22-07-19
  • Category: PGM PRODUCERS
  • Source: Anglo American Platinum

The Board is pleased to advise that at its meeting held on 18 July 2019, the directors approved the declaration of an interim gross cash dividend of 1,100 cents per share on the ordinary shares from profits accrued during the six-month period ended 30 June 2019, in line with the dividend policy of 40% pay-out ratio of headline earnings.

View full story

PGM PRODUCERS: Anglo Platinum Interim Report for the six months ended 30 June 2019

  • Date: 22-07-19
  • Category: PGM PRODUCERS
  • Source: Anglo American Platinum

Anglo American Platinum announces strong financial results on back of robust market fundamentals.

View full story