China produces 20 million vehicles a year and has to double the average palladium load to catch up with US emissions standards.
Better access to US minerals would encourage manufacturers to return.
The mines account for over half of the company's workforce but only a quarter of production.
Output from the rest of Anglo's diversified mining assets rose, but it wasn't enough to offset underperformance at its platinum mines.
The firm warned first-half profit may drop as much as 96%.
The National Union of Metalworkers in South Africa (NUMSA) has rejected the latest offer because it didn't include a double-digit wage increase for all three years.
Platinum and palladium were also dragged higher by gold.
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We didn’t see a lot of large moves.
As members pay per ounce of metal produced, both companies said they had to look at the cost-benefits of staying in the organization.
The United States’ duplicative permitting process is a deterrent to investors.
South Africa’s top gold producer is said to be going ahead with plans to expand into the country’s platinum sector before the end of the year.
The firm is offloading some of its historic South African platinum mines as part of a $4bn sale of under-performing assets.
Smart money playing catchup after three weeks of gold price gains add record number of net long positions for the week to 12.1 million ounces.
New report says risks to supply remain substantial.
The three-year agreement ends the country's longest and costliest strike.
The union leading the five-month strike in the platinum sector take any industrial action affecting gold producers.
Palladium falls 2% while platinum retreats to pre-strike levels.
The country's ’s new mineral resources law, which is awaiting the President’s signature, faces growing opposition as the mines minister, industry and opposition seek review.
Deutsche Bank has put a $1.4 billion price tag on the operations.
The latest attempt to end South Africa’s 21-week platinum strike has failed, pushing the country towards a recession and increasing the odds the sector will be smaller and more mechanized when it eventually resumes operations.
Unions representing 70,000 workers and the three largest platinum mines in the world reach wage deal to end almost 5-month long strike.
Orbiting spacecraft could be refuelled with water taken from asteroids—but some experts doubt the economics.
A surge in ETF buying lights fire under palladium futures while platinum jumps past pre-strike levels .
South Africa's mines minister quits mediation role after latest negotiations to end more than 4-month old strike go nowhere.
South Africa's new mines minister sees agreement to end 4-month strike by end of the week.
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