Phoenix Platinum

Resources and Reserves


Operations at a glance

Operation Name Phoenix Platinum CTRP
Parent and ownership percentage Pan African Resources PLC (100% attributable)
Company name Phoenix Platinum (Pty) Limited (South African incorporated)
Country of operation South Africa
Provincial jurisdiction North West
Number of employees 3
Number of contractors 58
Commodity being mined Platinum (61.147%), Palladium (18.74%), Rhodium (7.34%), Gold (0.387%), Ruthenium (8.59%) and Iridium (3.91%) (PGE)
Geological setting Bushveld Igneous Complex. Chrome seams containingPGMs from International Ferro Metals (‘IFM’)
Mining method Current arisings tailings produced by IFM during their mining operation are delivered directly to the CTRP and material from old tailings dams
Extraction method SMD bead milling and flotation (concentrate is delivered to Lonmin’s Mooinooi Smelter for toll extraction)
Name Plate Annual Production
Tonnage (t) 360,000
Head Grade (g/t) 3.1g/t
Gold produced (oz) 12,000 (sulphide feedstock), 7,200 (oxide feedstock)
Cash cost US$613/oz
Capex per annum ZAR1 million
LOM 9 years


Resources and Reserves

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