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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 will...

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...

The people of West Africa will rename its currency breaking the last ties with France

in 2020, eight African Republic will introduce a single currency called "Eco", which will replace the franc of the African financial community....

Ethiopia with the help of China launched its first satellite

According to government officials, the launch of its own satellite will allow to refuse services of foreign companies, which eventually will bring...

KrAZ trucks will be assembled in Nigeria

the Company, which is included in the financial-industrial group of businessman Konstantin Zhevago, has continued to explore Africa, recognizing that...

The US claimed that the drone was shot down by Russian air defense near the Libyan capital

American reconnaissance drone was shot down by Russian air defense near the Libyan capital - Africa command of the U.S. armed forces....

Workers of the ArcelorMittal plant in South Africa demand the continuation of the work

the Company of British billionaire Lakshmi N. Mittal announced the imminent closure of his company in South Africa that sparked outrage among the...

Jihadists undermine the extraction of gold in Burkina Faso attacking mine

the gold mining industry in Burkina Faso has increased from 400 kg up to 52 tons per year after the mining rights acquired mining companies from...

Kenyan millionaire invests in the production of roofing sheet 110 million dollars

Company Devki Group announced plans to build a large steel plant near Nairobi....

The Federal government of Nigeria is planning to ban the import of steel into the country

the Nigerian Government to stop the import of steel materials in the country, once the country reaches self-sufficiency in the production of steel....

ArcelorMittal will close post-apartheid metallurgical plant in South Africa

Company can save you from closure of only some miracle, said the General Director of ArcelorMittal South Africa's Kobus Verster....

Russia plans to revive the Nigerian steel mill era the Soviet era

Russian engineering and construction group MetProm will bring up to standard idle since Brezhnev metallurgical plant Ajaokuta Steel in Nigeria....

A brief tour of the South African metallurgical industry

South Africa Basic Iron and Steel Manufacturing and Wholesale, 2019, with profiles on 49 industry players - ResearchAndMarkets.com...

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