Tweefontein Mine

Producer in South Africa with commodity Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10106675
MRDS ID DE00042
Record type Site
Current site name Tweefontein Mine
Related records 10134647

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Approximate
Geographic coordinates: 25.09406, -28.99506 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country
South Africa

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Nearby scientific data

Approximate (1) 25.09406, -28.99506

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Comments on development

  • ORE PRODUCTION CAPACITY BETWEEN 300,000 AND 500,000 TONNES/YEAR.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS DE00042

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    MINING MAGAZINE, JANUARY 1989, P. 49

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-DEC-89 Beougher, Dee (Spanski, Gregory T.) U.S. Geological Survey