Barclays said that wage negotiations could also trigger disruptions at mines which produce 40 percent of the global supply, while INTL FCStone is projecting a 1.26 million tonne or 6 percent disruption allowance. In a report, Mining indicated the upsides and downsides for copper
S.A. Mine Wage Negotiations Begin . 23 183; The 2011 wage negotiations in the gold and coal mining sectors have begun, with the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) demanding a 14% basic wage increase, the Chamber of Mines said on Monday. quot;From our initial analysis, the demand for a new minimum monthly wage constitutes an increase Get price
Nov 04, 20130183;32;Chile, the world's largest copper producing country, hosts six of the ten largest copper mines in the world, while the remaining four are located in Peru, Mexico and Indonesia. Mining technology profiles the ten biggest copper mines in the world, based on contained reserves. Escondida copper
Walikale Gold and Copper Mines is a group of mining companies operating in East and Southern Africa with its export offices in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam. Walikale Gold operates major mines projects in Eastern and Southern Africa. Walikale focuses on becoming one of the largest producers and exporters of Gold and copper.
Jul 11, 20180183;32;The gold mining sector on Wednesday began wage bargaining talks with labour unions, with the Minerals Council of South Africa urging all parties to act in the interest of the sustainability of the industry. Gold producers, AngloGold Ashanti, Harmony, Sibanye Stillwater and Village Main Reef, and
South Africas Chamber of Mines yesterday denied claims that it is launching wage negotiations with mining officials ahead of schedule. Asked whether negotiations scheduled for 2013 were being pushed forward, chamber official Elize Strydom said absolutely not.
2 days ago0183;32;THE Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) is confident of reaching a wage agreement with Impala Platinum (Implats) and possibly Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) in the near future, said the unions president, Joseph Mathunjwa, on Wednesday. However, he did not refer to the third major group currently involved in platinum wage negotiations
Solidarity said that Palabora Mining was currently only offering a salary increase of 6.5%, adding that it could afford a much higher increase, pointing to the price of copper showing a 140% increase in 2009. Solidarity is demanding a wage increase of 13%. It added that Palabora Mining
Jun 19, 20150183;32;The mining industry is perhaps one of the most transformative forces in the world. Places that were once barren and deserted have turned into thriving centers of development, all from faint whispers that gold, silver or any precious metals could be found in that area. Chile is one such country that can attest to this
He first worked a copper mine about thirty five miles west from there, and then a silver mine near San Xavier del Bac. The entire party, after much delay, arrived at Yuma, and was afterwards lost with man and beast, in the territory between Maricopa Wells and the copper mine.
Escondida copper, gold and silver production. Production at the mine was cut back during the period 2003 on account of the weak world market conditions for copper. The partners in the project decided to mine lower grade ores while maintaining the concentrator throughput, thus reducing the impact on per ton treated costs.
About Sibanye Stillwater is a leading international precious metals mining company, with a diverse portfolio of platinum group metal (PGM) and gold operations and projects. We are the worlds largest primary producer of platinum, the second largest primary producer of palladium and the third largest producer of gold (on a gold equivalent basis), as well as a
Jul 28, 20150183;32;Wage negotiations in the gold industry this year, however, is more like a game of chicken that reckless game of daredevils racing head to head at each other to determine who will blink and swerve to avoid a direct and fatal crash. There is little doubt that the future of gold mining is at stake in the wage round this year.
Jul 25, 20180183;32;SOUTH African gold producers said the ball was back in the unions court after a three year wage increase offer ranging between 5.5% and 6.5% for lower category employees was rejected. By definition, negotiation is a process of give and take a two way street, said Motsamai Motlhamme, chief negotiator at the Minerals Council which is representing
A significant increase in the wage bill was likely to push South Africas gold sector further into the red, said BusinessLive citing comments from the Minerals Council which said three quarters of gold mines were unprofitable or just at break even. Unions table demands ahead of gold sector wage negotiations 10 July 2018 Sowetan Live
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Diversified miner Exxaro has received a revised set of demands from the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and the parties will resume wage negotiations on Friday. Weve noted the decision by NUM to issue a strike notice. The strike action affects Grootegeluk coal mine, in Lephalale, as well as Leeuwpan coal mine, in Delmas.