Platinum has a total of seven mining operations in the Bushveld Complex, namely Bathopele, Dishaba,Mogalakwena, Siphumelele, Thembelani, Tumela and Union mines. We are also developing the Twickenham mine and own the Der Brochen, Boikgantsho and Sheba’s Ridge Projects.
Elsewhere in the world, Platinum owns Unki Platinum Mine in Zimbabwe and is actively exploring in Brazil. Platinum has a number of strategic joint ventures (JVs) in which it holds significant interests, namely, Bokoni Platinum Mine (49%) a JV with Atlatsa Resources Corporation; Modikwa Platinum Mine (50%), a JV with African Rainbow Minerals Mining Consortium Limited; and the Bafokeng-Rasimone Platinum Mine (BRPM) and the Styldrift project (33%), a JV with Royal Bafokeng Platinum.
In addition, the Company is involved in the following JVs and partnerships: the Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela where the traditional community holds a 15% share in Union Mine’s north and south mines; the company holds a 42.5% interest in the Pandora JV, with Eastern Platinum Limited a subsidiary of Lonmin plc and its partner Bapo-Ba-Mogale traditional community and Northam Platinum; the Mototolo Platinum Mine (50%) in a partnership with the Glencore Kagiso Tiso Platinum Partnership. Platinum also has a pooling-and-sharing agreement with Aquarius Platinum South Africa, covering the shallow reserves of the Kroondal and Marikana mines that are contiguous with Platinum’s Rustenburg mines.