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The implementation of a nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of COVID-19 in South Africa caused total mining production to fold by 47.3% in April, compared to the same month in 2019. Official data released yesterday by Statistics South Africa revealed that mining output also contracted...

BHP has retained its title as the world’s most valuable mining brand, with a value of US$5.8 billion, according to the latest Mining, Iron & Steel report by business valuation consultancy Brand Finance. The Australian major topped the brand value rankings, which reflect the net economic...

Australian mining billionaire and philanthropist Andrew Forrest has acquired an additional 22 million shares in iron ore giant Fortescue Metals Group, taking his personal ownership in the company he founded to 35.3%. Forrest paid US$160.2 million for the shares and now owns over 1.112 billion shares...