Tharisa slightly increases Q4 chrome concentrate production

Tharisa slightly increased its chrome concentrate production in the three months to September 30, the South African chrome and platinum group metals (PGM) miner said on Wednesday October 9.

Total chrome concentrate production of 341,900 tonnes in the three-month period, Tharisa’s financial fourth quarter of 2019, was up by 2.4% from the previous three months and flat against the corresponding quarter of 2018. But for the full 2019 financial year, total chrome concentrate production dropped by 11% to 1.29 million tonnes. Tharisa noted a “disappointing” pricing environment for chrome concentrates, citing an...


Janie Davies

October 09, 2019

16:08 GMT