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On June 13, 2020, Ivanhoe Mines’ South African subsidiary, Ivanplats, successfully completed the sinking of Shaft 1 to a final On June 13, 2020, Ivanhoe Mines’ South African subsidiary, depth of 996 metres below surface, at the company’s palladium, Ivanplats, successfully completed the sinking of Shaft 1 to a final platinum, gold and rhodium Platreef mining depth of 996nickel, metrescopper, below surface, at the company’s palladium, licence, near Mokopane. platinum, nickel, copper, gold and rhodium Platreef mining licence, near Mokopane. Ivanhoe is particularly pleased that the project remains ‘Fall-ofGround’is incident freepleased since shaft-sinking operations began in Ivanhoe particularly that the project remains ‘Fall-ofJuly 2016, which free is a tribute to the excellent work by the Platreef Ground’ incident since shaft-sinking operations began in Project andis its South African sinking contractor, Moolmans. July 2016,team which a tribute to the excellent work by the Platreef Project team and its South African sinking contractor, Moolmans. The Platreef Project has long been recognized as one of the Platreef world’s Project largest has deposits high-grade platinum-group The long of been recognized as one of metals, (PGMs) nickel and copper. With the sinking of Shaft 1 the world’s largest deposits of high-grade platinum-group now complete, Ivanplats is exploring metals, (PGMs) nickel and copper. With near-term the sinkingdevelopment of Shaft 1 pathways at Platreef. now complete, Ivanplats is exploring near-term development pathways at Platreef. We are confident that the project will, in time, become one of the world’s largest and primary producers platinumWe are confident that lowest-cost the project will, in time, becomeof one of the group largest metals and long-lasting and meaningful benefits world’s and provide lowest-cost primary producers of platinumto all of our stakeholders, including the 20 local communities group metals and provide long-lasting and meaningful benefits − 150,000 local Mokopane area residents tocomprising all of our approximately stakeholders, including the 20 local communities − – that are our equity partners. comprising approximately 150,000 local Mokopane area residents Mothena Shirley Matlala, Diesel Mechanic, Mothena Shirley Matlala, Platreef Project Diesel Mechanic, Platreef Project

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– that are our equity partners. Ivanhoe is not a conventional mining company. Our diverse team is building something different andcompany. exciting. Our We are committed Ivanhoe is not a conventional mining diverse team discovering and developing modern, leading-edge mines that istobuilding something different and exciting. We are committed secure, responsible access key toprovide discovering andsocio-environmentally developing modern, leading-edge minesto that raw materials the world embraces an electric future. provide secure,associo-environmentally responsible access to key raw materials as the world embraces an electric future. 2020-06-29 8:12:38 AM 2020-06-29 8:12:38 AM

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