In South Africa our iron ore operations are made up of a 69.7% shareholding in Kumba Iron Ore Limited (Kumba), a leading supplier of seaborne iron ore. Kumba is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and operates three mines. Sishen and Kolomela mines situated in the Northern Cape and Thabazimbi mine in the Limpopo province.
Kumba Iron Ore Limited ("Kumba"), a business unit of the Anglo American group, has today commenced a consultation process in terms of section 189 of the Labour Relations Act, through its subsidiary Sishen Iron Ore Company (Pty) Ltd, as part of closure procedures at its Thabazimbi mine in Limpopo Province, South Africa.
Mining in SA: Then, now, and into the future IRR ARCHIVE . Feb 15, 2017 Large deposits of coal as well as of limestone, manganese, and iron ore made it possible to establish the stateowned Iron and Steel Corporation of South Africa (Iscor) in 1928.