AfriTin Mining is the first pure tin company listed in London and its vision is to create a portfolio of world-class, conflict-free, tin producing assets. The Company’s flagship asset is the Uis brownfield tin mine in Namibia, formerly the world’s largest hard-rock tin mine.
Anthony Viljoen – CEO
Anthony Viljoen is a mining entrepreneur and joint founder of VM Investment Company which has been responsible for the establishment and development of a number of junior mining companies across Africa. Projects of note include being a founding director of AIM-listed Bushveld Minerals, Founding Director and CEO of ASX listed, Lemur Resources and current CEO of AfriTin Mining.
What is your rationale for attending 121 Mining Investment?
To broaden the profile of AfriTin Mining to a more diverse group of shareholders.
What recent news would you like to highlight to investors attending?
The recommencement of production of what used to be the largest hard-rock open-cast tin mine in the world.
What are your key goals for the next 3, 6 and 12 months?
Achievement of Phase 1 steady-state production and the completion of the confirmatory drilling programme to bring the historic resource into modern JORC compliance.
Commencement of a Bankable Feasibility Study for Phase 2 at Uis and expansion of the resource.
Consolidation of further tin assets on our way to becoming the Tin Champion of Africa
What do you see as the key risks and challenges facing your company at the moment and how are you overcoming these?
Volatility in the base metals market. We aim to achieve lowest quartile production cost per ton of tin concentrate.
In a sentence, what do you think makes your company such a compelling investment?
AfriTin Mining is the first pure tin company listed in London and offers its shareholders exposure to one of the few large-scale open-cast tin assets in the world.