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NUM members down tools over wages at Idwala Carbonates in KZN

JOHANNESBURG, March 12 – The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) in Kwazulu-Natal said on Monday that its members have gone on strike at Idwala Carbonates in Port Shepstone, South of KwaZulu-Natal, after a deadlock in wage negotiations. The operation mines a deposit of scarce, white calcitic and dolomitic limestone which then goes through various processes of quarrying, […]