Namakwa begins to turn a profit for Anglo American

NAMAKWA Sands, a division of Anglo American, said production had reached 75% of design capacity with full production of 230,000 tonnes of mineral sands expected to be achieved

Zircon is the major product from Namakwa which is located at Saldanha Bay on South Africa's west coast. It operates two production furnaces which have been commissioned over the past six years.