Rand Refinery blames software glitch for discrepancy between actual inventory and accounts. Owners, including Anglogold, provide new loan just to be safe.
China produces 20 million vehicles a year and has to double the average palladium load to catch up with US emissions standards.
The mines account for over half of the company's workforce but only a quarter of production.
Exxaro, Harmony, Anglo, Diesel Power and SA Taxi will take a variety of assets to auction during late July. The assets will be sold via a leading online mining auctioneering platform.
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%.
As BHP considers the sale of almost all of the businesses that Billiton brought to the 2001 merger deal, experts say the firm is likely to end up leaving London.
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.
While final results will be released on July 22, Kumba Iron Ore expects first-half profit to slide by as much as 19%.
Debate focused on modernizing or replacing century-old pricing process.
As members pay per ounce of metal produced, both companies said they had to look at the cost-benefits of staying in the organization.
Structural steel for walkways, container supports pre-manufactured and delivered ahead of time.
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.
New report says risks to supply remain substantial.
Patrice Merrin, 65, is a veteran to the industry.
Gill Marcus received a 0.4% pay rise this year, indicating that one of the most prominent opponents of excessive executive pay in Africa's most advanced economy practises what she preaches.
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.
The 122.52-carat blue diamond won't be sold before the end of Petra's current financial year on June 30.
Unions representing 70,000 workers and the three largest platinum mines in the world reach wage deal to end almost 5-month long strike.
Macquarie says sub-$65 unlikely because first Indonesian and then Australian producers will drop out of the market around these levels.
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