Reviewed condensed group financial statements and unreviewed production and sales volumes information for the year ended 31 December 2014

NOTES TO THE REVIEWED CONDENSED GROUP FINANCIAL STATEMENTSfor the year ended 31 December

    Year ended 31 December
    2014  
Reviewed  
Rm  
2013  
Audited  
Rm  

5.  

Significant items included in operating expenses  

   
  Depreciation and amortisation   889   856  
  Net realised foreign currency exchange gains   (97)  (56) 
  Net unrealised foreign currency exchange (gains)/losses   (7)  20  
  Net (gains)/losses on derivative instruments held-for-trading   (28)  81  
  Write-offs and impairment of trade and other receivables1   40   25  
  Royalties2   125   8  
  Net loss on disposal of property, plant and equipment   27   21  
  Loss on dilution of investment in associate   58   12  
  Impairment charges of non-current financial assets3   21    
  Loss on disposal of subsidiary   28    
  Termination benefits4   138   19  
  1 Include trade and other receivables relating to the Mayoko iron ore project (R22 million).  
2 The amount paid in 2013 for royalties includes an adjustment for the prior period calculations based on final SARS assessments.  
3 Non-current financial assets relating to the Mayoko iron ore project.  
4 Include voluntary severance package costs incurred and accrued for.