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									African Mines
                                                                Handbook 2011

                                                    Facts & Rates
           Philosophy:                          Alongside its respected mining journals, African Mining and Mining Mirror, Brooke Pattrick
                                                Publications has been successfully publishing the African Mines Handbook since 2002.
          Serving our readers with
                                                Initially as a stand alone book listing all the mines and mining activities on the African
            credible information,
                                                continent, this was followed in 2004/5 by a handbook distributed in six regional sections to
      resulting in trusting relationships       paying subscribers of African Mining and Mining Mirror magazines. During 2005 and early
   between our readers and publications,        2006 the same handbook has been made available online at – access is
     thereby providing our advertisers          restricted to paying subscribers of the African Mines Handbook and African Mines Online.
          with receptive audiences.
                                                Brooke Pattrick Publications intends to publish the African Mines Handbook again in
                                                December 2010.

   Mission statement:                           Why publish a hard copy version if the information is available online?
                                                Although the online version enables the user to search for information on any specific mine
   To produce in book form an update of         at any time, and to find the most up-to-date information, it is not always convenient or
     the most comprehensive database            possible for someone doing business with mines in Africa to access the net. With slow and
    on operational mines, mine projects         expensive internet connections it is often easier to just flip through the book. It is also often
        and exploration undertakings            easier to carry a book along when travelling, rather than a computer with a net connection.
             throughout Africa.
                                                Ownership, in terms of exploration projects and mines, changes continually because of
                                                mergers and acquisitions in the junior mining field. New explorations and projects also take
               Publishers of:                   off constantly and new companies are continually established. Therefore the information in
        Websites, E-mail bulletins,             the African Mines Handbook constantly needs to be updated. By the end of 2010 it would
        Yearbooks and magazines                 be safe to say that the printed version (last issued in 2009) would be outdated. For this rea-
                                                son Brooke Pattrick Publications will once again produce an updated printed version of the
        • The Civil Engineering Contractor      African Mines Handbook in December 2010.
                   • Mining Mirror
             • Plant Equipment & Hire           Known as the African Mines Handbook 2011 it will be made available to subscribers only.
                  • Building Africa
                 • Urban Green File
                                                A print run of 2000 copies is planned.
       • The Journal of Facilities Management
                  • African Mining              The content will comprise of:
              • African Energy Journal          • Maps of countries and mines per country or region
     •Water Sewage & Effluent (WASE Africa)     • Information on current and planned exploration projects in each country
             • Quarry Southern Africa           • Information on mining projects underway in each country
            • African Mines Handbook            • Information on operational mines in each country – underground and opencast
               • African Mines Online           • Alphabetical cross reference list by mine/project name, mineral type and owner
                 • Sustain Yearbook             • Alphabetical cross reference to advertisements organised by company name and type of
       • Equipment Specifications Yearbook
                                                  services/products offered

                     Contact                    The book will be an invaluable source of information for anyone who wants to track the
                  Tracey Hack                   status, location or contact details of any exploration, project or mine on the African
        Advertisement Sales Executive           continent. Users vary from financial advisors on the stock markets, mining houses and
            Tel: (+27 11) 603-3960              junior miners, operational personnel on mines to mining consultants and suppliers of
           Fax: (+27 11) 234-6290
               Cell: 082 419 2358               products and services to the mines.

                                                            Writing worth reading

       Brooke Pattrick Publications
                          (Pty) Ltd
         Building #13, Pinewood Office Park,
                   33 Riley Road, Woodmead
Private Bag X40, Rivonia, 2128, South Africa
African Mines
                                                                                   Handbook 2011

                                                                      Facts & Rates
                                                             Who should advertise?
                                                             • Mining houses and junior miners who want to showcase their projects and companies
                                                             • Mining consultants who want to promote their services to the mines
            Terms and                                        • Exploration companies
            conditions                                       • Mining contractors
                                                             • Products and equipment suppliers to the mines
Booking deadline: First day of the month prior to
the month of publication (NB: no cancellations will be
                                                             The handbook will tally approximately 272 pages with 40 full pages allowed for advertising.
accepted after this date) A surcharge will be levied for
cancellations of contract bookings.
                                                             With limited space available we recommend that advertisers book without delay!
Material deadline: Fifth day of the month prior to
month of publication.                                        Circulation:
For new clients: A deposit of 30% is required,               2000 copies will be mailed to paying subscribers of the African Mines Handbook and
based on the total of the confirmed quote. During this       African Mines Online.
time, the account will be monitored and if payments of
invoices are received timeously, the debtor will qualify     Readers will comprise government departments, mining houses, junior miners, mine man-
for a 30-day account from the date of the invoice. The
                                                             agers and technical staff, geologists, exploration companies, mining consultants and
deposit will be offset against the final payment
required. Once-off bookings require a 50% deposit.
                                                             investors in mining.
Payment is strictly 30 days for direct bookings, and
45 days for advertisement agency bookings, from the          African Mines Handbook 2011*
date of statement. Interest will be charged at a rate of
prime plus 3% per annum on outstanding accounts              Standard rates (excl VAT), all rates in South African Rand.
Cancellations will only be accepted in writing (with         Booking deadline: 1 November 2010*
the onus of proof resting with the advertiser) and           Material deadline: 5 November 2010             Early Bird            Normal
                                                                                                              (Before 1 Aug
received by no later than the 1st of the month prior to
the month of publication. If any advertisements are                                                                   2010
icancelled and not replaced during the course of the
contract, a surcharge must be made in accordance with        Outside back cover:                                 R32   400       R36   750
our rate card.                                               Inside front DPS:                                   R29   000       R31   500
In the event that material does not reach us on              Inside back DPS:                                    R25   000       R27   000
time as instructed on the advertisement confirmation         Inside Back:                                        R17   300       R18   900
letter, Brooke Pattrick Publications reserves the right to
                                                             Inside Front:                                       R18   500       R20   000
repeat old material, or to charge the client for the
advertisement without it appearing, or to place the
                                                             Double page spread (DPS)                            R23   300       R25   500
advertisement in a future edition of the same magazine.      Full page opposite contents page:                   R19   500       R22   750
Special positions and frontcover alternatives cannot         Full page:                                          R13   800       R15   250
be cancelled once confirmed. No position can be              Half page:                                          R11   400       R12   750
guaranteed, unless the advertiser has paid a surcharge       Third page:                                          R9   200       R10   000
or if it is a cover booking.                                 Quarter page:                                        R7   900       R8    900
Brooke Pattrick Publications accepts no responsibility
                                                             Strip:                                               R6   750       R7    500
for slight variations in colour on advertisements.
Brooke Pattrick Publications accepts no responsibility
for advertisements that are supplied without a colour
Advertisement material must be supplied in digital
format as stipulated and will be kept in the advertise-
ment material archive for a period of no longer than six
months from the date of that material's final insertion.
Standard production rates apply for any additional work
required to make digital work press-ready, including
converting open files or resizing advertisements.
                                                              Jan – Dec 2009                                         For Advertisement Material
                                                                                                                       Requirements Contact
Alterations will be charged for.                                                                                                Michelle Muller
Should an advertising agency be contracted to                 Total circulation:       1659                        (Advertisement Sales Administrator)
manage direct bookings, the value of the initial booking                                                                   Tel: (+27 11) 603-3960
may not be diminished.                                                                                                    Fax: (+27 11) 234-6290
                                                              ABC audited net sales:    355                        e-mail:
Agency Commission – Agencies forfeit ALL
commission if payment is not received within 45 days          ABC audited controlled                                 website:
from the invoice date.                                        free distribution:       1 304

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