Tshipi manganese ore production largely stable in August quarter

South African manganese miner Tshipi produced 890,995 tonnes of manganese ore in the three months to August 31, 2019, maintaining similar performance to recent quarters, owner Jupiter Mines said on Thursday September 26.

The total for the period, which marks Tshipi’s financial second quarter of 2020, was up 2.4% year on year and 1.16% against the previous quarter. Sales, however, came in at 892,019 tonnes, down 6.19% year on year and up 6.5% against the previous quarter. Tshipi said sales were lower than expected due to a vessel...

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Janie Davies

September 26, 2019

15:38 GMT

London