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Launch of African Chrome Fields Aluminothermic Plant

Launch of African Chrome Fields Aluminothermic Plant

1307: President Mnangagwa has officially commissioned the African Chrome Fields Aluminothermic Plant as he concludes his speech. 1305: President says Zanu PF icharamba ichingotonga ichingotonga ichingotonga igotonga….avo vemaopposition mucharamba muchingotongwa mugotongwa muychingotongwa….Zanu PF ndiyo icharamba ichingotonga….,” 1302: He says the government will continue to work closely with the private sector in peace and harmony to rebuild […]

Zimbabwe’s African Chrome Fields eyes equity sale to fund expansion

Zimbabwe’s African Chrome Fields eyes equity sale to fund expansion

By MacDonald Dzirutwe KWEKWE, Zimbabwe, July 25 (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s largest chrome miner African Chrome Fields (ACF) is talking to foreign investors about an equity sale to help fund expansion but will ensure the firm’s two main partners retain control, the majority shareholder said on Wednesday. The chairman of Moti Group, which has a majority […]

African Chrome Fields Talks Expansion with Foreign Investors

African Chrome Fields Talks Expansion with Foreign Investors

imbabwe-based African Chrome Fields is reportedly in talks with “two or three” potential foreign investors regarding an equity sale. If a deal is reached the African chrome producer would use the capital to expand operations and further production. Moti Group, the majority stakeholder in Africa’s largest chrome mining company, has asserted African Chrome Fields’ two […]

Dawn of a new chrome mining era

Dawn of a new chrome mining era

PRESIDENT Mnangagwa yesterday launched one of the country’s most advanced technological chrome processing plants as the new administration continues to launch multi-million dollar projects to give a new impetus to the economy. The President switched on the Aluminothermic Plant, owned by African Chrome Fields (ACF) in Chinyika, Kwekwe, marking the dawn of a new era […]

President commissions African Chrome Fields Aluminothermic Plant

President commissions African Chrome Fields Aluminothermic Plant

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has commissioned the African Chrome Fields Aluminothermic Plant in Kwekwe, a move meant to boost the country’s foreign currency earnings through exportation of chrome. Addressing thousands gathered at Chenyika Ranch, Midlands Province, the President said each time he does a ground breaking or commissioning of a project, it simply means creation of […]

News Chrome Fields expansion shows confidence in Zim, says Mnangagwa

News Chrome Fields expansion shows confidence in Zim, says Mnangagwa

The new aluminothermic plant launched by Zimbabwe’s largest chrome miner African Chrome Fields showed that investors had confidence in the country. These were the words from President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who attended the launch on Wednesday, and who has launched several investment projects ahead of next Monday’s election. African Chrome Fields was talking to foreign investors […]

Zimbabwe celebrates first chrome beneficiation

Zimbabwe celebrates first chrome beneficiation

Zimbabwe’s biggest chrome miner, African Chrome Fields, has launched its state-of-the-art aluminothermic plant which will create new jobs and initially produce 300 tpm of Ultra Low Carbon High Grade Ferrochrome, or ULCHGFeCr. Once in production, the technologically-advanced plant is expected to ramp-up production to 600 tpm of ULCHGFeCr. The plant further creates certain by-products that have […]

Mnangagwa launches hightech ferrochrome plant

Mnangagwa launches hightech ferrochrome plant

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday launched one of the country’s most advanced technological chrome processing plants as the new administration continues to launch multi-million dollar projects to give a new impetus to the economy. The President switched on the Aluminothermic Plant, owned by African Chrome Fields (ACF) in Chinyika, Kwekwe, marking the dawn of a new […]

Investors Encouraged To Partner With Government To Explore Zim Mining

Investors Encouraged To Partner With Government To Explore Zim Mining

Zimbabwe’s Minister of Mines and Mining Development, Winston Chitando has emphasised two issues that will help stimulate the country’s mining industry, and tap into Zimbabwe’s under-explored mineral resources. Chitando, who was addressing investors at the Mining in Zimbabwe Dialogue that took place on Tuesday at the One&Only highlighted the indigenisation threshold that is now in place for only diamonds […]

Mining Indaba South Africa Zimbabwe Is Open For Business

Mining Indaba South Africa Zimbabwe Is Open For Business

“Zimbabwe’s mineral resources are under-explored and there are vast opportunities for investors who have the appetite to explore”. This is according to Honourable Winston Chitando, Zimbabwe Minister of Mines and Mining Development. He was the keynote speaker at the Mining in Zimbabwe Dialogue that took place on Tuesday 6 February at the One&Only in Cape Town. According […]

Mnangagwa’s Finest Appointment Might Just Be His Minister Of Mines

Mnangagwa’s Finest Appointment Might Just Be His Minister Of Mines

In the two-odd hours spent facilitating a “Zimbabwe is open for business” breakfast on the sidelines of the Mining Indaba in Cape Town, one got to appreciate that President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s finest appointment might just be his minister of mines. The main attraction at the business breakfast co-hosted with the Moti Group – a 70% […]

Moti doubles Zimbabwe Investments As Economy Seen Opening Up

Moti doubles Zimbabwe Investments As Economy Seen Opening Up

Moti Group is preparing to double its investments in Zimbabwe to $500 million after the removal of Robert Mugabe as president in November saw the government adopt a more open approach to foreign companies. Emmerson Mnangagwa, 75, who replaced Mugabe after the military briefly took control, has declared that “Zimbabwe is open for business” and has […]

Moti Open To Offloading Zim Chrome Assets

Moti Open To Offloading Zim Chrome Assets

Johannesburg-based investment company the Moti Group has told Bloomberg that it will consider selling shares in its Zimbabwe-based chrome mining operations if the Zimbabwe government approves mining ownership legislation currently under debate. The government is currently mulling a bill that would require mining companies to list the majority of their shares on the local exchange or risk losing their […]

Doing the groundwork

COVER INTERVIEW DOING THE CiRaADWOR The Moti Group is reaping the rewards after having invested in Zimbabwe’s huge potential four years ago, says its chairman Zunaid Moti. BY KERRY DIMMER ZIMBABWE’S new mining ministry, headed by Winston Chitando, has prioritised welcoming investment in the undercapitalised mining sector, with an invitation to international investors to help […]

ACF the great fields of chrome

Vine excursion ACV the creat fields of chrome Vine excursion RDTs offload materialfrom the mining area’Atto Stockpiles at the washing plant. Once dried out the slurry is then returned to the rehabilitation site The Moti Group has established a unique chrome operation in the Zimbabwean Midlands, writes Leon Louw. Four years ago, few international investors […]

African Chrome Fields: Game changer along the Great Dyke

African Chrome Fields: Game changer along the Great Dyke

Privately-owned mining company African Chrome Fields is proving its commitment to Zimbabwe by expanding its already impressive alluvial chrome mining operations along the Great Dyke of the Southern African country with the aim of establishing a long and prosperous future. Zimbabwe has garnered a lot of attention recently, this time for the right reasons, as former […]

A ZEST FOR ZIMBABWE

Moti diversifies mining portfolio By Nelendhre Moodley Since taking office last year, President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s focus has been on reactivating Zimbabwe’s economy through attractive policy measures. As such more investors, including the Moti Group, are keen to play a role in reinvigorating the country’s economy, Moti Group chairman Zunaid Moti tells SA Mining. In his […]

Moti doubles Zimbabwe Investments As Economy Seen Opening Up

Moti Group is preparing to double its investments in Zimbabwe to $500 million after the removal of Robert Mugabe as president in November saw the government adopt a more open approach to foreign companies. Emmerson Mnangagwa, 75, who replaced Mugabe after the military briefly took control, has declared that “Zimbabwe is open for business” and has […]