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Elon Musk's Tesla makes a deal with Mozambique to reduce dependence on China

Tesla will buy the material from the Syrah refinery, which receives raw materials from its mine in Balama, Mozambique...

Elon Musk's SpaceX to launch three South African-made satellites

These are the first satellites entirely made on the continent where Elon Musk was born...

US company to build the country's first green hydrogen plant in Egypt

The new plant will be the largest green hydrogen plant in the world to produce green ammonia....

Egypt is interested in Ukrainian mining and metallurgical technologies

A representative delegation from Egypt visited the Novokramatorsk machine-building plant, which got acquainted with the modern equipment and...

New COVID Option Rocks Metals Markets

Copper is still very scarce due to low stocks on the London Metal Exchange...

China has invested over a billion dollars in agricultural development in Africa

The influx of Chinese money into Africa is growing rapidly, with a significant share of agriculture....

Elon Musk asked for a plan to help end world hunger

Director of the World Food Program shares a link to a plan to help 42 million people not die of hunger in 2022...

New gold rush begins in South Africa due to coronavirus pandemic

The mining of gold in illegal mines in South Africa, considered the deepest and most dangerous in the world, is accompanied by human losses....

South African metallurgists took to mass protests demanding higher wages

A protest member of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) lost consciousness and died at a demonstration in the city of...

South Africa plans to launch pilot carbon capture in 2023

South Africa intends to increase the processing of fossil fuels, having the largest deposits of coal on the continent, capturing emissions from its...

Chinese company gains unlimited access to minerals in Nigeria

One of the largest construction companies in China, as well as the largest infrastructure contractor China Railway Investment Group Limited, intends...

World's third largest platinum producer may be hit by unrest in South Africa

Civil unrest has hit mineral supply chains in South Africa....

South African gold mines record spike in fatalities

South African mining and trade unions are concerned about rising mining-related deaths....

Interpipe delivered locomotive wheels to Mauritania

The trains in Mauritania are among the longest and heaviest in the world, so two to four locomotives are usually used at the head of the train....

Ukrainian An-124 transported 216 tons of mining equipment to Africa on two flights

An-124-100 aircraft are equipped with a front cargo ramp, which is ideal for safe and easy transportation of heavy and oversized cargo....

Zimbabwe government seeks new investors in ZISCO steel plant

Officials expect the new investor to leave 35% of the design, procurement and construction operations to local companies....

South African authorities recognize mineral resource management as a constraint

The system has accumulated 5,326 applications for permits and rights for exploration and production of minerals, concessions and renewals, which...

Three employees of the ArcelorMittal plant in South Africa covered up with a collapsed 90-meter chimney

Part of a 90-meter chimney of one of the plant's coke oven batteries collapsed onto the control room of the coke oven battery, in which three...

First ship loaded with iron ore headed from Sierra Leone to China

The new mine will supply China's domestic market with approximately 35 million tonnes of iron ore per year....

Zimbabwe bans the use of mercury in the mining industry

An African country has joined the Minamata Convention, a global agreement to protect human health and the environment from anthropogenic emissions of...

Congo authorities seized an iron ore deposit from an Australian company and gave it to the Chinese

The Congo government will now have to face a $ 8.76 billion claim in international arbitration....

The Chinese are simply tearing us apart - Association of Women Miners of Nigeria

The association called for a knowledge-based approach to mining and called on women to “stop treating mining as a hobby.”...

South African authorities change pricing system for scrap metal market to support metallurgists

Metallurgical enterprises told the ministry that the pricing system that has existed in South Africa since 2013 hurts their businesses and prevents...

Metallurgy boosts Ghana to become West Africa's automotive hub

The establishment of basic steel and aluminum rolling facilities will enable Ghana to become the leader in the automotive market in West Africa....

ArcelorMittal South Africa to restart blast furnace due to increased demand for steel

South Africa's largest steelmaker said steel demand is growing unexpectedly fast....

Zimbabwe will undertake another attempt to revive steel industry

In case of failure, the government of Zimbabwe risks losing hundreds of millions of Chinese dollars to initiate the revision of the investment...

Nigeria massively closes steel plants after the detection of counterfeit

Nigerian steel mills was caught on the manufacture of steel rebar and wire rod, which do not meet the standards which the country faces collapse of...

Swarms of hungry locusts attack East African countries

Inhabitants of Kenya will not face such an insect for the last 70 years, while the number of locusts it continues to grow exponentially....

South African producers of ferro-alloys're preparing for a tough beginning of 2020

the Drop in prices of minerals and irregular supply of electricity, can seriously undermine the financial condition of Ferroalloy industry in South...

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