strikers cleared from kumba sishen mine in south africa

Kumba has announced that it has suspended production at the Company's Sishen Mine where approximately 300 striking employees are blocking access to the pit. Production continued until last night from material stockpiles.

South Africa's largest iron ore producer, Kumba Iron Ore, said on Tuesday the illegal occupation of its Sishen mine by striking workers had been brought to an end by the police.

Kumba Iron Ore (Kumba) confirms that engagement is continuing with the less than 300 employees who embarked on an illegal strike on Wednesday, 3 October 2012, at the Company's Sishen Mine in the Northern Cape. The strikers are demanding a monthly salary increase of R15 000 for all Kumba employees over and above what they are already earning.

On Monday Kumba Iron Ore (PINK: KIROY, JNB:KIO) declared force majeure on deliveries from its Sishen mine in South Africa. The $18 billion miner listed in Johannesburg said in a statement that ...

An illegal strike at Kumba Iron Ore's Sishen mine in South Africa ended on Tuesday after police arrested 40 miners while other mining firms threatened mass dismissals to try to halt the unrest.

2012-10-16· Business news feed Strikers cleared from Kumba's Sishen mine in S.Africa

South African miner Kumba Iron Ore has so far lost 2.2-million tons of finished product as a result of a two-week strike at its Sishen mine, in the Northern Cape, this month. Despite police ...

JOHANNESBURG, Oct 16 (Reuters) – South Africa's largest iron ore producer, Kumba Iron Ore, said on Tuesday the illegal occupation of its Sishen mine by striking workers had been brought to an ...

Situated in South Africa's Northern Cape, Sishen is Anglo American-owned Kumba's flagship plant and is one of the world's largest open-pit mines, according to the company's website.

JOHANNESBURG – Kumba Iron Ore has dismissed workers who had embarked on an illegal strike at its giant Sishen mine in South Africa and failed to report for disciplinary hearings, the company ...

South Africa's largest iron ore producer, Kumba Iron Ore, said on Tuesday the illegal occupation of its Sishen mine by striking workers had been brought to an end by the police.

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2012-10-16· South African police said on Tuesday they had cleared striking miners from Kumba Iron Ore's giant Sishen mine and returned equipment seized by the strikers to the company, a unit of global mining ...

The bulk of our iron ore production comes from Sishen mine, located in the Northern Cape province near the mining town of Kathu. Producing since 1953, Sishen mine is our flagship operation and one of the largest open-pit mines in the world.

The Congress of South African Trade Unions has slammed the arrests of 40 strikers at Kumba Iron Ore's Sishen mine.

The Sishen mine is a large open pit iron ore mine, 14km in length, located in central South Africa in the Northern Cape, producing a leading quality lump ore and a premium fine ore. What is the annual output? In 2014, Sishen produced 35.5 million tonnes (Mt) of iron ore, an increase of 15% from the previous year (2013: 30.9 Mt), with total tonnes mined rising to 229.9 Mt, which is the ...

Kumba Iron Ore (Kumba) announces that the illegal occupation of the Company's Sishen Mine has been brought to an end by the police who removed the strikers in the early hours of the morning (Tuesday, 16 October 2012).

Johannesburg - An illegal strike at Kumba Iron Ore's Sishen mine in South Africa ended on Tuesday after police arrested 40 miners while other mining firms threatened mass dismissals to try to halt ...

40 striking South African miners were been arrested over the seizing of millions of dollars of equipment from Kumba Iron Ore's Sishen mine in a dawn rain on Tuesday, October 16.

An illegal strike at Kumba Iron Ore's giant Sishen mine in South Africa ended on Tuesday after police arrested 40 miners in a pre-dawn raid, and the firm said production would resume as soon as ...

South Africa's largest iron ore producer Kumba Iron Ore has a strategy to extend the life of its Sishen mine. Having first become operational over 70 years ago in 1947, Sishen only has 13 years of mineable life left at the current production rate of around 37 Mtpa of ore but believes that the

2012-10-16· An illegal strike at Kumba Iron Ore's Sishen mine in South Africa ended on Tuesday after police arrested 40 miners while other mining firms …

2012-10-16· JOHANNESBURG, Oct 16 (Reuters) - An illegal strike at Kumba Iron Ore's giant Sishen mine in South Africa ended on Tuesday after police arrested 40 …

South African police said on Tuesday they had cleared striking miners from Kumba Iron Ore's giant Sishen mine and returned equipment seized by the strikers to the company, a unit of global mining ...

Strikers cleared from Kumba's Sishen mine in South Africa ... An illegal strike at Kumba Iron Ore's giant Sishen mine in South Africa ended on Tuesday after police arrested 40 miners in a …