Category: Mining

Platinum output falls 21pct in Q3

Zimbabwe’s refined platinum production in the third quarter of 2017 declined by 21 percent from 120,000 ounces last year to 95,000 ounces owing to furnace maintenance work, reported World Platinum… Read more »

ZCDC increases staffing levels

The Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC), has increased its staffing levels by 90 percent as the State diamond mining entity moves to raise diamond production. The wholly Government owned entity… Read more »

Govt calls miners to order

GOVERNMENT says it important for syndicate miners to follow the law in their quest for mining claims, particularly from mining firms that ceased operations some time ago. This comes as… Read more »

ZCDC to start conglomerate mining

State mining entity, the Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC), will this month begin conglomerate mining following the near depletion of alluvial diamonds at the Chiadzwa diamond fields. Finance and Economic… Read more »