The Skorpion deposit was discovered by Erongo Mining and Exploration in 1963. It comprises a mixture of carbonate, silicate and oxide ores. Reunion Mining earned a 60% holding by producing a bankable feasibility study, the remainder being held by Anglo American. Minorco launched a bid for Reunion Mining in 1999 and this was followed by a merger of Anglo and Minorco. The mine is operated by Skorpion Mining Co (Pty) Ltd and the ore is sold to Namzinc which is the smelter operating company;...
Table of contents
Summary and key issues
Tables and charts
This report includes 14 images and tables including: