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Quarterly production statistics(1)

  Quarter ended   % Change
  December
2009
September
2009
June
2009
March
2009
December
2008
  December
Q09 v
September Q09
December
Q09 v
December Q08
Platinum segment(2)                
Platinum (troy ounces) 766,000 629,200 652,400 404,000 842,300   22% (9)%
Palladium (troy ounces) 426,300 337,500 361,600 235,100 450,500   26% (5)%
Rhodium (troy ounces) 93,900 92,100 90,100 73,800 107,100   2% (12)%
Nickel (tonnes) 5,300 5,500 5,400 3,300 4,100   (4)% 29%

               
Diamonds segment (De Beers) (diamonds recovered - carats)                
100% basis (Anglo American 45%)                
Diamonds 10,124,000 7,885,000 5,509,000 1,082,000 10,795,000   28% (6)%

               
Copper segment (tonnes)(3) 185,900 168,100 165,300 150,500 172,600   11% 8%

               
Nickel segment (tonnes)(4) 4,900 4,900 5,600 4,500 4,800   - 2%

               
Iron Ore and Manganese segment (tonnes)                
Iron ore(5) 12,407,200 11,861,000 10,336,000 9,992,000 10,098,000   5% 23%
Manganese ore(6) 615,000 462,000 200,000 293,000 565,000   33% 9%
Manganese alloys(6)(7) 52,000 25,000 10,000 42,000 72,000   108% (28)%

               
Metallurgical Coal segment (tonnes)                
Metallurgical 3,805,500 3,147,800 3,354,000 2,315,300 3,410,800   21% 12%
Thermal 3,487,400 3,614,300 3,738,600 3,211,500 4,051,200   (4)% (14)%

               
Thermal Coal segment (tonnes)                
Metallurgical 130,500 224,300 172,300 220,000 408,300   (42)% (68)%
Thermal 7,785,400(8) 8,431,600 8,429,300 7,729,200 7,961,800   (8)% (2)%
Eskom 8,448,400 10,400,200 8,938,400 8,438,100 9,465,900   (19)% (11)%

               
Other Mining and Industrial segment (tonnes)                
Metallurgical coal 149,900 164,900 152,600 177,900 136,100   (9)% 10%
Thermal coal 310,200 214,500 169,000 130,000 234,300   45% 32%
Zinc 86,500 94,000 87,100 82,800 82,900   (8)% 4%
Lead 18,900 18,400 16,400 14,600 14,400   3% 31%
South Africa Steel Products 167,000 183,000 164,000 179,000 167,000   (9)% -
International Steel Products 177,000 164,000 158,000 219,000 215,000   8% (18)%

               
Coal production by commodity (tonnes)                
Metallurgical 4,085,900 3,537,000 3,678,900 2,713,200 3,955,200   16% 3%
Thermal 11,583,000(8) 12,260,400 12,336,900 11,070,700 12,247,300   (6)% (5)%
Eskom 8,448,400 10,400,200 8,938,400 8,438,100 9,465,900   (19)% (11)%
(1)
Excludes Tarmac.
(2)
Northam Platinum Limited was transferred to a disposal group in September 2007. Production information excludes Northam Platinum Limited. Northam Platinum Limited was sold on 20 August 2008.
(3)
Excludes Anglo Platinum and Black Mountain copper production.
(4)
Excludes Anglo Platinum nickel production.
(5)
Production from Amapá is included from 5 August 2008. Amapá production for full year 2008 was 1.2 Mt. At 31 December 2009 Amapá was not in commercial production and therefore to this date all revenue and related costs were capitalised. Commercial production commenced on 1 January 2010.
(6)
Saleable production.
(7)
Production includes Medium Carbon Ferro Manganese.
(8)
Zibulo (previously Zondagsfontein) is currently not in commercial production and therefore all revenue and related costs associated with 119,000 tonnes of production have been capitalised.

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Annual Report 2009