29th August 2023
Africa is bursting with colour. Striking natural landscapes, vibrant cultural patterns and vivid media surround us every day. Jewellers have the unique opportunity to celebrate this array of colour by incorporating them into their fine jewellery – creating works of colourful, wearable art.
28th February 2023
The FICA rules have changed regarding businesses dealing in High-Value Goods. If you deal in items that are each worth R100 000 or more, this legislative change may very likely apply to you. Read more to discover what the changes mean and how to abide by the new obligations.
ArticleIs it Karat or Carat? Settle it! Know the difference, impress your friends
5th July 2022
Let’s clarify two of the most common and confused terms when it comes to precious metal and fine jewellery.
ArticleMetCon | Accredited member of the Responsible Minerals Initiative
18th February 2021
We are incredibly pleased to announce our membership to the Responsible Minerals Initiative!
22nd July 2020
A golden light at the end of the runway Metal Concentrators is excited to introduce our new, flagship, sustainability-focused refinery, MetCon SEZ.
ArticleMetal Concentrators’ Platinum Provenance
25th June 2020
It is always an incredibly happy and satisfying day when MetCon’s accreditation as a member of the…
ArticleQuarantine Relief: Beauty, inspiration and creativity in a crisis
7th May 2020
June 20, 2020 - Creative is not a thing you are, but a way to be in and interact with the world.
ArticleSustainability, creativity and innovation: Highlights from Vicenzaoro
12th February 2020
June 20, 2020 - 1500 brand exhibitors, over 40 events and 35 000+ visitors — 60% of which were international buyers from 126 countries.
ArticleAnglo American Platinum and Metal Concentrators want to move mountains
13th June 2018
“If you want to move mountains tomorrow, you must start by lifting stones today” – African Proverb
The above quote is very appropriate especially in the physical reality of the Platinum Mining Industry, but today is the start of the moving of symbolic stones to move symbolic mountains for South Africa in the future.
ArticlePlatAfrica 2018 design and manufacture competition
13th March 2018
The Platinum Design Competition, known as ‘PlatAfrica’, which is presented by Metal Concentrators in conjunction with Anglo American Platinum is now in its nineteenth year.