Anglo American Platinum Ltd

Overview

Anglo American Platinum Ltd (Amplats), a subsidiary of Anglo American South Africa Ltd, is a platinum metals producing company. It carries out exploration, processing, refining and marketing of platinum metals. Amplats’ portfolio of products includes platinum, palladium, rhodium, iridium, ruthenium, osmium, nickel, chrome, cobalt sulphate, sodium sulphate, gold and copper. The company operates Mogalakwena, Amandelbult, Mototolo, Unki, Modikwa and Kroondal mines. It operates both underground and open pit mines. The company also operates smelting furnaces in Polokwane, Swartklip, Rustenburg and Shurugwi, and converting and refining operations in Rustenburg. The company serves its products to jewelry, industrial, fuel cell and autocatalyst markets around the world. Amplats is headquartered in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.
Key Stats
Address
55 Marshall Street, Marshalltown, JOHANNESBURG, South Africa
Headquarters

South Africa

Contact

27 11 3736111

No of Employees

25,677

Industry

Metals and Mining

Ticker Symbol & Exchange​

AMS [JNB]

Revenue (2020)

$8,375 m

21.4% (2020 vs 2019)
Net Income (2020)

$1,844 m

43.9% (2020 vs 2019)
Net Profit Margin

22 %

18.5% (2020 vs 2019)
Market Cap *

$28,460 m

EPS *

$7

  *Note: Ratios based on the share price as of 8-September-2021, in absolute numbers and US$.

Peer Comparison

Key Parameters Anglo American Platinum LtdMMC Norilsk NickelImpala Platinum Holdings LtdNortham Platinum Ltd
Key Information
Headquarters South Africa Russia South Africa South Africa
Headquarter City JOHANNESBURG DUDINKA JOHANNESBURG JOHANNESBURG
Headquarter State/Province - - - -
No. of Employees 25,677 73,715 53,384 9,917
Entity Type Public Public Public Public

Products & Services

Amplats is a platinum metals producing company. Key products offered by the company include:

Products
  • Platinum
  • Palladium
  • Rhodium
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Employees

Name Position Board Since Age Biography
Natascha Viljoen Chief Executive Officer; Director Executive Board 2020 50 Ms. Natascha Viljoen has been the Chief Executive Officer and a Director of the company since 2020. Prior to this,...
Norman Mbazima Chairman Non Executive Board 2019 62 Mr. Norman Mbazima has been the Chairman of the company since 2019. Prior to this, he worked as the Deputy...
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History

Year Event Description
2021 Contracts/Agreements In April, the company signed research and development collaboration agreement with Umicore to develop PGM-based…
2019 Contracts/Agreements In July, the company along with Platinum Group Metals announced to launch a new venture,…
2019 Acquisitions/Mergers/Takeovers In August, the company acquired Kwanda North and Central Block prospecting rights from Atlatsa Resources…
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Locations


Anglo Platinum Development Limited
Africa Pipe Industries North Proprietary Limited
Lexshell 49 General Trading Proprietary Limited
Sheba’s Ridge Proprietary Limited
Anglo Platinum Marketing Limited
Modikwa Platinum Mine Proprietary Limited
Precious Metal Refiners Proprietary Limited
PGI SA

Deals

Number of Deals
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Latest Deals

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