Antimony Ore

Antimony Ore

Mining in Africa

Africa produces more than 60 metal and mineral products and is a major producer of several of the world’s most important minerals and metals including Gold, PGE’s, Diamonds, Uranium, Manganese, Chromium, Nickel, Bauxite and Cobalt. South Africa, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Zambia and the DRC dominate the African Mining industry, whilst countries such as Angola, Sierra Leone, Namibia, Zambia and Botswana rely heavily on the mining industry as a major foreign currency earner.

Antimony Ore Crusher

Zenith is a leading manufacturer of antimony ore crusher and antimony grinding machine in china, our antimony ore crushers include: jaw crusher, impact crusher, and cone crusher. Antimony ore crusher in the extraction of antimony is essential, is the necessary equipment for extracting antimony. Mobile crushing station is the first choice contractor of ore can be used in a geographic environment, mines, convenient and saves a lot of material and savings. Furthermore, we provide screening and washing equipment, these are the most appropriate goods. For those who have any queries, please call us for more details.

Antimony Processing Plant for sale

FOX has designed much antimony processing plant, which has been exported to numerous countries. Below is Zenith designed antimony processing plant for mining stibnite ore and get antimony and gold. During operation, the plant achieved excellent recoveries of gold and antimony with gold recovery ranging between 89-91%. The unit processes employed for gold and antimony recovery from ore includes:

Two stage crushing plant: Our antimony crushing plant includes jaw crusher as primary crusher and cone crusher as secondary crusher.

Conventional ball mill: Ball mill will be the suitable grinding mill for grinding antimony. Beside ball mill, vertical antimony mill can be utilized as antimony grinding mill.

Antimony Processing Plant for sale

African mining industry by commodity

Antimony

World Production (2009): 187 Mt
Production by country: South Africa
Major companies: Metorex
Key uses: Flame retardants, semi conductors

Bauxite

World Production (2009): 201 Mt
Production by country: Guinea
Major companies: CBG, Rio Tinto Alcan
Key uses: Aluminium production
Chromite
World Production (2009): 23 000 Mt
Production by country: South Africa (9 600)
Major companies: Samancor, Assmang
Key uses: Stainless steel production, superalloys
Coal
World Production (2008): 5845 Mt
Production by country: South Africa (236 Mt)
Major companies: Anglo Coal, BHP Billiton
Key uses: Energy generation
Cobalt
World Production (2009): 62 000 t
Production by country: DRC (25 000 t), Zambia (2 500 t), Morocco (1 600 t)
Major companies: Gecamines, Norilsk Nickel
Key uses: Metal alloys

Copper

World Production (2009): 15.8 Mt
Production by country: Zambia (0.655 Mt)
Major companies: ZCCM
Key uses: Electrical applications, construction
Diamonds
World Production (2008): 168.0 Mct
Value US$ (2007): $ 13 billion
Production by country: South Africa, Botswana
Major companies: De Beers
Key uses: Jewellery, abrasives
Gold
World Production (2009): 2 350 t
Production by country: South Africa (210 t), Ghana (85 t)
Major companies: AngloGold, Newmont
Key uses: Jewellery, Investments
Iron ore
World Production (2009): 2 300 Mt
Production by country: South Africa (53 Mt), Mauritania (11 Mt)
Major companies: Kumba Iron Ore, SNIM
Key uses: Steel industry

Lead

World Production (2009): 3.90 Mt
Production by country: South Africa (0.05 Mt)
Major companies: Rio Tinto
Key uses: Motor vehicle batteries, chemical
Manganese
World Production (2009): 9.60 Mt
Production by country: South Africa (1.30 Mt), Gabon (0.81 Mt)
Major companies: Samancor, Assmang
Key uses: Ferroalloys
Molybdenum
World Production (2009): 200 000 t
Production by country: No production in 2009.
Key uses: FerroAlloys
Nickel
World Production (2009): 1 430 000 t
Production by country: Botswana (36 000 t), South Africa (34 000 t)
Major companies: Norilsk Nickel
Key uses: Stainless steel, batteries, fuel cells
Palladium
World Production (2009): 195 000 kg
Production by country: South Africa (79 000 kg), Zimbabwe (4 800 kg)
Major companies: Anglo Platinum, Impala Platinum and Wesizwe
Key uses: Motor vehicle catalysts, electronic
Phosphates
World Production (2009): 158 Mt
Production by country: Morocco and Western Sahara (24 Mt), Tunisia (7 Mt), Egypt (3.3 Mt), South Africa (2.3 Mt), Togo (0.8 Mt), Senegal (0.7 Mt)
Major companies: OCP
Key uses: Fertiliser applications
Platinum
World Production (2009): 178 000 kg
Production by country: South Africa (140 000 kg), Zimbabwe (6 000 kg)
Major companies: Anglo Platinum, Impala Platinum and Wesizwe
Key uses: Motor vehicle catalysts, jewellery
Silver
World Production (2009): 21 400 t
Production by country: Minimal production in Africa
Key uses: Electronics, photographic, jewellery
Tantalum
World Production (2009): 1 160 t
Production by country: DRC (100 t), Rwanda (100 t)
Major companies: Mostly state owned
Key uses: Electronic components; alloys
Tin
World Production (2009): 307 000 t (Primary and Secondary sources)
Production by country: DRC (12 000 t)
Major companies: State owned
Key uses: Packaging, alloys
Titanium
World Production (2000): 5 720 Mt (Ilmenite and Rutile)
Production by country: South Africa (1 100 Mt), Mozambique (206 Mt), Madagascar (60 Mt), Sierra Leone (60 Mt)
Major companies: BHP Billiton, Anglo American, Exxaro Resources
Key uses: Pigments and alloys
Tungsten
World Production (2009): 58 000 t (concentrate)
Production by country: No major production
Key uses: FerroAlloys, filaments
Uranium
World Production (2008): 43 853 tU
Production by country: Namibia (4 366 tU), Niger (3 032 tU), South Africa (655 tU)
Major companies: Areva Resources
Key uses: Power generation, medical
Vanadium
World Production (2009): 54.0 Mt (Vanadium pentoxide)
Production by country: South Africa (19.0 Mt),
Major companies: Highveld Steel and Vanadium
Key uses: FerroAlloys
Zinc
World Production (2009): 11 100 Mt
Production by country: No major production
Major companies: Rio Tinto
Key uses: Galvanising, alloys
Zirconium
World Production (2009): 1 230 Mt
Production by country: South Africa (0.395 Mt),
Major companies: Exxaro
Key uses: Foundry applications, alloys

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