Tharisa plc (JSE:THA)
Tharisa plc (JSE:THA) is a European headquartered integrated resource group. It is uniquely positioned incorporating mining, processing, beneficiation, marketing, sales and logistics. Tharisa is a low cost producer of platinum group metals (PGM) and chrome concentrates resulting in two distinct revenue streams from a single resource and costs being shared between the commodities. The Group continues to explore beneficiation opportunities through innovation and technology.
The Group owns and operates the Tharisa Mine which is located on the south-western limb of South Africa's Bushveld Complex.The Tharisa Mine has an estimated open pit life-of-mine of approximately 14 years, and a further estimated underground life of mine of approximately 40 years. The Tharisa Mine’s processing facilities comprise the Genesis Plant and the Voyager Plant, both PGM and chrome concentrators are capable of nameplate processing a total of 400 ktpm of ROM ore.
Tharisa’s core strategy is to generate value by becoming a globally significant low-cost producer of strategic commodities. The Group meets global demand for its products through integrated mining, processing, marketing, sales and logistics operations.
The Group’s expansion strategy focuses on growth through value-accretive acquisitions and development of large-scale, low-cost projects that are in, or close to production.