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Anglo American Platinum Ltd. Company Profile
Gold may glitter, but some see pizzazz in platinum. Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) which is 80%-owned by natural resources giant Anglo American, is the world's largest miner of platinum group metals, or PGMs, such as platinum, palladium, and rhodium. The company produces around 2.4 million ounces of platinum and about 1.4 million ounces of palladium annually. Its reserves include about 879 million ounces comprising platinum, palladium, rhodium, and gold. PGMs are used in catalytic converters, electronics, fuel cells, industrial processes (as catalysts), and jewelry. Amplats operates the Unki Mine in Zimbabwe, explores in Brazil through joint-ventures, and also has exploration activities in Russia.
Headlines for Anglo American Platinum Ltd.
South Africa's Amplats says post-strike ramp up ahead of schedule
- Thu Oct 23
South Africa platinum town, wider economy still hurting from strike
- Fri 7:42 am ET
In depressed platinum market, Amplats struggles to go solo
- Wed Oct 1
Amplats back to full production
- Thu Oct 23
Amplats shares down, financial director departs
- Mon Sep 29
South African stocks slump, mining companies weigh
- Tue Sep 30
Labour strife, safety concerns push S.Africa platinum mechanisation
- Tue Oct 14
Labor strife, safety concerns push South Africa platinum mechanization
- Tue Oct 14
Amplats sale an opportunity - Mantashe
- Thu Oct 9
Amplats executive resigns
- Tue Sep 30
Contact Information
Address: 55 Marshall St.
Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
Phone:+27-11-373-6111
Fax:+27-11-373-5111-
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
Revenue (2013):4988.90 M
Revenue Growth (1 yr):(-1.10%)
Employees (2013):56,379
Employee Growth (1 yr):(-3.90%)
Key People
Chairman: Mohammed Valli Moosa
Chief Executive: Chris Griffith
Finance Director: Bongani Nqwababa
Industry Information
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Top Competitors
Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (impuy)
Lonmin Plc (lnmif)
Mining and Metallurgical Company Norilsk Nickel (nilsy)
 


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