Lonmin plc

Lonmin plc, formerly the mining division of Lonrho plc, is a British producer of platinum group metals operating in the Bushveld Complex of South Africa. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange. Its registered office is in London, and its operational headquarters are in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Lonmin rose to international attention following the Marikana miners’ strike in August, 2012, in which over 100 striking Lonmin employees were shot (36 killed, 78 wounded) by South African Police Service officers.

Type:                     Public company

Traded as:           LSE: LMI, JSE: LON

Industry:              Mining

Founded:            1909

Headquarters:   London, England, UK

Products:             Platinum Group Metals

Website:              www.lonmin.com

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