The chrome content in stainless steel gives it its lustre, shiny appearance and resistance to corrosion. Over 90% of Samancor Chrome’s chrome ore output is consumed in the production of ferrochrome in South Africa. The remainder of the ore is exported. Some 90% of chrome alloy production is exported to stainless steel producers across the globe.
Chromium is a chemical element with the symbol Cr and atomic number 24. It is the first element in group 6.It is a steely-grey, lustrous, hard, and brittle transition metal. Chromium is the main additive in stainless steel, to which it adds anti-corrosive properties.Chromium is also highly valued as a metal that is able to be highly polished while resisting tarnishing.
Fully-integrated Sedibelo Platinum Mines Limited (SPM) is involved in the exploration, development, operation and processing of Platinum Group Metals (PGM) mineral deposits in the Bushveld Complex (BC) in South Africa, one of the richest ore deposits in the world. Having already produced some 1.5m 4PGE (Platinum Group Elements) ounces since March 2009 with more to come, SPM has
In Mashava chrome is found in greenstone remnants in the Limpopo mobile belt south of Mberengwa. Chrome also occurs as elluvial deposits in the greenstone areas, Giant crystals of up to 1.5m have been found on the dyke. Chrome is mainly used stainless steel production, as a metal coat, in the chemical industry and in metallurgical processes. COAL
The Steel & Mines Department is one of the important Departments of Government of Odisha. It works for the development of the mineral resources of the State under the regulatory powers. It also encourages and provides support for value addition and end-use of minerals in the State
Through our 79.5% stake in the Glencore-Merafe Chrome Venture, we have interests in the following mines and smelters: Mines Helena, Magareng and Thorncliffe chrome mines, situated on the Eastern Limb of the Bushveld Igneous Complex
Ilmenite, also known as manaccanite, is a titanium-iron oxide mineral with the idealized formula FeTiO 3.It is a weakly magnetic black or steel-gray solid. From a commercial perspective, ilmenite is the most important ore of titanium. Ilmenite is the main source of titanium dioxide, which is used in paints, printing inks, fabrics, plastics, paper, sunscreen, food and cosmetics.
Meanwhile, the Soviet Union was the world's largest source of manganese, the second largest for chrome and platinum and the third largest supplier of crude oil, iron ore and nickel.  Rubber was particularly troublesome, with Germany requiring 80% of its rubber from imports. 
Oct 04, 2019· Some of the prominent platinum producing mines in the country are the Impala Rustenburg mine, Mogalakwena mine, Marikana mine, Bathopele mine, Khomanani mine, and others. Mogalakwena Mine, South Africa (Credit: Anglo American Platinum) 2) Russia – 21mt. Russia is the second-largest producer of platinum in the world, with a 2018 production of,
May 14, 2021· Chrome recovery from production during Q1 2021: Average grade of the Tons of chrome chrome concentrates concentrates produced 38.47% 203,901 The recent completion of the reconfiguration and optimization of the small-scale platinum group metal (“PGM”) circuit (“PGM Circuit D”) successfully utilized the feed, following the recovery of,
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