MRC refutes local reports of opposition to South African mine

By Kasia Patel
Published: Wednesday, 23 March 2016

The company’s mineral sands project has been delayed owing to opposition, which MRC says it is attempting to neutralise. However the company maintains that the majority of local people support the project and the benefits it would bring to the community.

Mineral Resources Commodities (MRC) has refuted claims by South African media that an objection has been filed on behalf of opponents to the company’s Xolobeni mineral sands mining project.

A spokesperson for the company told IM it was not aware of any objections filed in relation to its Mining Right...

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