Kalagadi Manganese

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Kalagadi Company Overview

Kalagadi Manganese (Pty) Ltd is a black women-led South African mining company. It is owned by Kgalagadi Alloys (44%) Kalahari Resources (36%) and the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited (IDC) (20%).

The company was founded in 2007 and operates a mine which boasts the largest sinter plant in the world. Located at the Kalahari Basin, Northern Cape — South Africa’s largest province by land area — our mine features a shaft, ore preparation plant, sinter plant, rails and water dams.

The three farms on which we hold new order mining rights contain approximately 960 million tons of manganese ore deposits.

  • an underground mine to produce three million tons of Manganese ore (38% Mn) per annum, and
  • an ore preparation facility and sinter beneficiation plant which will process the three million tons of ore to produce 2.4 million tons of a high grade sinter (44% Mn) per annum.

Our product

We produce and sell sintered Manganese. At full production we expect to produce sintered Manganese of 44 – 46 % Mn quality grade.

Our Infrastructure

Our mine constitutes of the shaft, the ore processing plant and the sinter plant, the rails and water dams. Our sinter plant is the largest in the world.

Why choose us?

We produce and beneficiate our Manganese sinter to 44 - 46%Mn quality grade. The manganese is sintered from the world’s largest sinter plant that has the ability to produce 2.4 million tonnes of sintered manganese annually.

Our Vision

Our Vision is to be a world class manganese producer through growth, excellence, innovation and empowerment

Our Objectives

  • To create maximum shareholder value;
  • Empowering our stakeholders and country through the provision of opportunities and a platform for the self-actualisation of our fellow citizens;
  • Safe and sustainable operations, and;
  • To be relevant to the communities in which we operate.
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+27 11 808 2000

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