AA MINES CONSIDERS CHROME MINING
Written by Panashe Madzinga on April 30, 2018
Shabani Mashava Mines says it is also extending focus on Chrome production following the mineral’s significance in terms of revenue output.
SMM Holdings’ Chief Executive Officer Chirandu Dhlembeu told YAFM news that following the dwindling of asbestos fibre production, they are now revisiting the once snubbed initiative on chrome production.
He said the mining sites have over 300 hectors and currently have exhausted only 25 hectors.
Mr Dhlembeu appealed to the Ministry of Mines and Mining Development to facilitate the construction of smelter on the site as a way of improving revenue through value addition of the mineral before export.
Meanwhile during his tour of the mines last Friday, Minister of Mines, Winston Chitando assured the mine that the government will soon consider the appea