Mineral resource and
mineral reserve statement 2014
Supplement to the integrated annual report 30 June 2014
Introduction Overview Administration
Mineral resource and mineral reserves Report selector

Our report

The report seeks to provide transparent and compliant details relating to the mineral resources and mineral reserves

Our vision

Our vision is to be the world's best platinum-producing company, delivering superior returns to stakeholders relative to our peers.

Our mission

To safely mine, process, refine, recycle and market our products at the best possible cost ensuring sustainable value creation for all our stakeholders.

Our values


  • all our stakeholders, including:
    • shareholders
    • employees and their representative bodies
    • communities within which we operate
    • regulatory bodies
    • suppliers and customers
    • directors and management
    • all other interested and affected parties
  • the principles of the UN Global Compact
  • the laws of the countries within which we operate
  • company policies and procedures
  • our place and way of work
  • open and honest communication
  • diversity of all our stakeholders
  • risk management and continuous improvement philosophies


  • for the health and safety of all our stakeholders
  • for the preservation of natural resources
  • for the environment in which we operate
  • for the socio-economic well-being of the communities within which we operate


  • positive returns to our stakeholders through an operational excellence model
  • a safe, productive and conducive working environment
  • on our capital projects
  • a fair working environment through equitable and competitive human capital practices
  • on the development of our employees
  • on our commitments to all stakeholders
  • quality products that meet or exceed our customers' expectations

The report

This report relates to the mineral resource and mineral reserve statement, compiled for Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) and its subsidiaries. The report provides the status as at 30 June 2014 and an abridged version is included in the Implats integrated annual report for 2014 which is published annually and available at www.implats.co.za.

The report seeks to provide transparent and compliant details relating to the mineral resources and reserves that are considered to be material to stakeholders.

Forward looking statements

This report contains certain forward looking statements and forecasts which involve risk and uncertainty because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that occur in the future. There are a number of factors that could cause actual results or developments to differ materially from those expressed or implied by these forward looking statements.


The Implats structure remained unchanged during the past year with operations at Impala in the Rustenburg area, the Marula Mine in the Limpopo province, Zimplats and Mimosa mines operating in Zimbabwe, the Two Rivers Mine near Burgersfort in Limpopo and the Afplats project near Brits in the Northwest province.