Cape Town, South Africa
June 2-4, 2020
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The IMnI Annual Conference is a unique global platform for manganese leaders to meet, network and exchange on the development of manganese Industry. Hosted by International Manganese Institute, the Conference moves around the world, giving the participants access to technical tours. The IMnI Conference is open to IMnI Members and other relevant market participants.
After the success of the 2019 edition in Vienna, where 200+ delegates of the manganese community networked and learned about the latest trends of the industry, Cape Town has been chosen for the 2020 event.
The Conference will include technical visits to
- Manganese Metal Company (MMC), Transalloys and Transnet Port Elizabeth & Coega on Monday, June 1
- 4 open-pit mines (Kudumane, South 32 Mamatwan, Tshipi &UMK) and 2 underground mines (Assmang Gloria & Nchwaning) on Friday, June 5.
Additional information to follow soon.
Has 21 years’ experience working as an economist and consultant in the Ferroalloy Industry. From 2007 to 2009, Kevin Fowkes was a Business Development Manager in the Metals Division of Privat Group. Before that he was the Senior Market Analyst for the Norwegian ferroalloy group Elkem, and a consultant for Hatch Beddows and CRU International. Since 2009, Kevin has run AlloyConsult, his own company, which provides bespoke consulting services to the ferroalloy industry. Kevin Fowkes is a graduate of the London School of Economics.
- Internal rail and automated rapid LOAD-OUT Station infrastructure where Transnet wagons and road haul trucks are loaded
- Crushing of the ROM ore.
- The open pit mine operations
- Dense Medium Separation
- Sinter process