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Tshipi é Ntle Manganese Mining (Pty) Limited

Tshipi é Ntle Manganese Mining Proprietary Limited is an independently operated and managed, black empowered manganese ore producer. Tshipi é Ntle means “beautiful steel” in the local Tswana language. Tshipi is not only the largest single manganese mine and exporter from South Africa but is also one of the five largest manganese ore exporters globally.

Based in the Kalahari Manganese Field (KMF), the largest manganese-bearing geological formation in the world, Tshipi Borwa Mine is a shallow open-cast operation developed on a large and homogenous ore body with a currently confirmed life of mine reserve of approximately 30 years.



First Floor, Sable Building, Fairway Office Park, 52 Grosvenor Road, Bryanston, Johannesburg, South Africa


Tshipi is an Ordinary Member of the International Manganese Institute (IMnI).