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Marula Mining expects new equipment delivery will double production

Africa-focused Marula is awaiting the arrival of a new Kobelco SK380XDLC excavator, a JCB 3CX backhoe loader, two new JCB 456ZX wheel loaders, and two new Bell B25E articulated dump trucks.

 Outside of South Africa, Marula also has battery metals projects in Zambia and Tanzania. Photo: Marula

Outside of South Africa, Marula also has battery metals projects in Zambia and Tanzania. Photo: Marula

The battery metals company purchased the new equipment from Q Global Commodities Group for US$1.2 million. Marula anticipates the equipment will arrive at its Blesberg lithium and tantalum mine in South...

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