Future for platinum mining “a big challenge”

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Ben Magara INDEPENDENT MEDIA Lonmin chief executive Ben Magara.

Johannesburg - South Africa's platinum producers Lonmin, Impala Platinum and Anglo American Platinum have signed a three-year wage deal with the AMCU union, bringing an end a crippling five-month mining strike.

“The road ahead for us remains a big challenge,” Lonmin chief executive Ben Magara told reporters at the signing of the agreement in Johannesburg on Tuesday. - Reuters

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