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Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Limpopo

Limpopo

Ivanplats brings a new dawn to Mokopane

The Platreef mine is projected to require a workforce of approximately 2 200 within four years of the start of production operations and Ivanplats will have invested a total of R160-million in the Platreef social and labour plan from 2014 to 2019.

Marula: Maximising benefits for local communities

Marula is determined to maximise the benefits of the mine for its local communities and the social investment strategy focuses on addressing the urgent needs identified in these areas.

Diversifying South Africa’s energy mix

Two recent reports have concluded that South Africa’s grid could be flexible enough, and renewables supported by gas could provide base load.

How will the electric car revolution affect the African mining industry?

Mining Indaba spoke with Martim Facada, Lithium expert at Industrial Minerals to discuss how electric vehicles might affect the African commodities market, in particular battery metals such as cobalt and lithium.

Job-relevant training is key to economic growth

SAMSA is investigating the feasibility of establishing specialist maritime schools in South Africa’s coastal provinces.

Transforming the water environment for industrial, commercial and private users

The recently completed De Hoop Dam in eastern Limpopo is the centrepiece in the large Olifants River Water Resource Development Project.

The potential for private investors within the Limpopo Development Plan

The plan, currently in its implementation phase, is supported by a spatial investment framework in public and private sector infrastructure, an integrated public transport policy and land policies.

Limpopo’s value offering to visitors and investors

We look at the economy of the region and explore its current and future investment potential in brief.

New shaft sinking method prioritises safety

Head of De Beers Venetia Underground Project, Christoff Kühn, reports on progress in one of Limpopo’s biggest projects.

SEZs open up possibilities for investors in mineral processing

Although there are efforts under way to try to diversify the Limpopo economy to reduce the dependence on the mineral sector, there is a parallel effort to use the underground riches of the province to stimulate the growth of the manufacturing sector.

Featured Investment Opportunities

The automotive industry gateway to sub-Saharan Africa

The Automotive Supplier Park in Gauteng offers an excellent manufacturing base, with access to logistics corridors and links to extensive distribution networks for efficient export and import of goods.

An ideal location for trade with African and Asian markets

Ideally located for companies who wish to harness business opportunities in the manufacturing and trade of light, high-value and time-sensitive products.

Retail node in popular tourist destination seeks investors

The retail node will be situated in close proximity to several scenic wonders such as God’s Window, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, and the world renowned Blyde River Canyon.

Featured Business Opportunities

Africa Biomass Company services and products

Your caring family trading as world leaders in the wood chipping industry.

Studio Babelsberg, Mon Trésor Mauritius

Studio Babelsberg will offer world-class production facilities and services to international filmmakers and film and television producers on the island of Mauritius.

Is Bitcoin a legitimate investment resource?

Should Bitcoin be regarded as a legitimate or potentially profitable investment resource? Answering this question requires that we look into a few relevant factors.