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United Manganese of Kalahari is a South African mining company, operating on the Kalahari manganese field in the John Taole Gaetsewe District Municipality in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa.

OUR HISTORY

Established in 2005, UMK is a 51% black owned company and, is the 4th largest manganese producer in South Africa....

OUR STAKEHOLDERS

We uphold the values of honesty, partnership and fairness in our relationships with stakeholders and to foster constructive relationships

OUR MISSION

Produce manganese ore of a consistent quality in a safe and cost-effective manner utilizing international best practices.

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United Manganese of Kalahari

United Manganese of Kalahari is a South African mining company, operating on the Kalahari manganese field in the John Taole Gaetsewe District Municipality in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa.

The Kalahari manganese field is regarded as the largest manganese ore deposit globally. The field extends continuously in a north-western direction, for a distance of 34km from Mamatwan Mine in the south to the Wessels and Black Rock Mines in the North

UMK is a company operating in a manganese based economy with exposure to the export market. It is strategically located with good access to rail infrastructure, rapid load-out and export facilities.


History

Established in 2005, UMK is a 51% black owned company and, is the 4th largest manganese producer in South Africa.
After numerous years of groundwork and extensive exploration of the eight farms for which prospecting rights were granted...

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSI) is an integral part of UMK, as we believe that every upliftment project implemented by our company contributes to the creation of the South African promise of “a better life for all”.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Meet the United Manganese of Kalahari Board Of Directors

CONTACT US

Office 502, 5th Floor
44 Melrose Boulevard, Melrose Arch

Tel: +27 11 217 2800

OUR VISION

To become a leading empowerment mining company with an objective of establishing a legacy of sustainable mining and socio-economic development that is environmentally responsible and meets the core needs of its stakeholders.