Mining Weekly reported that a scoping study completed on Robust Resources Ltd.'s (ASX:ROL) Indonesia-based Romang Island project indicates that it will put out about 250,000 tonnes of manganese per year over a mine life of two to three years.
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American Manganese Inc. (TSXV:AMY,FWB:2AM) has acquired by staking the Koot mineral claims, which contain a high-grade silica prospect.
Mining Weekly reported yesterday that Gulf Minerals Corporation Ltd. (ASX:GLM) plans to develop an Indonesia-based alloy smelter facility. Its goal is to become a major ferromanganese producer by 2018.
Miningmx reported yesterday that according to Aquila Resources Inc. (TSX:AQA), there is a possibility that national elections in South Africa will further delay a hearing regarding why the company has not received a mining permit for its Avontuur manganese project.
Mining Weekly reported that Delta EMD Ltd. (JSE:DTA), an electrolytic manganese dioxide (EMD) manufacturer that supplies the alkaline battery industry, will "discontinue its operations and sell its assets," subject to shareholder approval.
Minco plc (LSE:MIO) announced that it has finished a bench-scale test program that has defined a hydrometallurgical process for its New Brunswick-based Plymouth manganese deposit.
Shaw River Manganese Ltd. (ASX:SRR) announced that its subsidiary, Otjozondu Holdings (Pty) Ltd., has increased its shareholding in the Namibia-based Otjozondu manganese project to 87.2 percent. Previously it sat at 84 percent.
Platts reported that Kupang Resources Ltd. (ASX:KPR) is waiting for the Indonesian government to allow it to start exporting manganese ore from its West Timor project. In January, a ban was put in place on ore exports with manganese content of less than 49 percent.
Cancana Resources Corp. (TSXV:CNY) was recently named by the TSX Venture Exchange as one of the 2013 TSX Venture 50 companies.
Reunion Gold Corporation (TSXV:RGD) has solicited the services of Worley Parsons for a scoping-level study to assess the parameters relating to the possible development of a silico-manganese plant to be located in Trinidad and Tobago