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SA Mine PwC South Africa

2015-8-12  Source: PwC analysis The declining market capitalisation trend of the top 10 entities was temporarily halted in June 2014 with a R60 million increase on the prior year to R594 billion. Unfortunately, the slide subsequently continued and as at 30 September 2014 the top 10 dropped to R478 billion.

The impact of the 2014 platinum mining strike in South

2015-12-1  In this paper we measure the economy-wide impact of the 2014 labour strike in South Africa's platinum industry. The strike lasted 5 months, ending in June 2014 when producers reached an agreement with the main labour unions.The immediate impacts on local mining towns were particularly severe, but our research shows that the strike could also have long lasting negative impacts on the South

SOUTH AFRICA’S COAL INDUSTRY OVERVIEW, 2014

However, the future of coal mining in South Africa lies in the Waterberg coal basin. The study asserts that opening the Waterberg region for large scale mining is vital to the future of the South African coal mining industry. The carbon content in South Africa’s coals increases eastwards; with a decrease in the number of seams and their

The impact of the 2014 platinum mining strike in South

The strike lasted 5 months, ending in June 2014 when producers reached an agreement with the main labour unions. The immediate impacts on local mining towns were particularly severe, but our research shows that the strike could also have long lasting negative impacts on the South African economy as a

The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South

2014-11-28  November 12, 2014 Abstract In this paper we measure the economy-wide impact of the 2014 labour strike in South Africa’s platinum industry. The strike lasted ve months, ending in June 2014 when producers reached an agreement with the main labour unions. The immediate impacts on local mining towns were partic-

(PDF) The nature of mining input technology in South Africa

D LAMINI-Z UMA, N. 2014. Mining in Africa : the African Union’s 50-year vision : (2016) showed that most of the companies supplying mines in South Africa with mining products and services

South Africa: growth of value added by mining 2014-2019

2020-9-8  Statistics South Africa. "Growth Rate of Value Added to Gdp by Mining Industry in South Africa from 2014 to 2019." Statista, Statista Inc., 3 Mar 2020, https:

v116n11a8 The nature of mining input technology in

2017-1-10  In 2013, South Africa was the largest global producer of chromium, ferrochrome, platinum group metals (PGMs), and vermiculite and the second largest global producer of antimony, manganese, titanium, and vanadium (Chamber of Mines of South Africa, 2014). In 2013, the mining industry contributed 6.7% to South Africa’s GDP and was the fifth

Mining in SA Minerals Council South Africa

2021-8-21  "Although gold, diamonds, platinum and coal are the most well-known among the minerals and metals mined, South Africa also hosts chrome, vanadium, titanium and a number of other lesser minerals."

South Africa: value added to GDP by mining 2014-2019

As of 2018, the mining industry added approximately 230.5 billion Rand (around 13.7 billion U.S. dollars) to the GDP. Value added by the mining industry to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in South...

SA Mine PwC South Africa

2015-8-12  trends in the South African mining environment. While many of the entities that are included also have international exposure, the bulk of their operations are in Africa. A global view on mining is provided in our Mine: Re-aligning expectations publication.2 The findings of this report are based on publicly-available information,

The impact of the 2014 platinum mining strike in South

In this paper we measure the economy-wide impact of the 2014 labour strike in South Africa's platinum industry. The strike lasted 5 months, ending in June 2014 when producers reached an agreement with the main labour unions.The immediate impacts on local mining towns were particularly severe, but our research shows that the strike could also have long lasting negative impacts on the South

v116n3a10 Trends in productivity in the South African

2016-4-29  operational challenges that are seeing South Africa slowly losing its competitiveness in the global gold mining industry. In addition to the global challenges, the South African gold mining industry has to face challenges that are unique to the country. Deloitte (2014) stated that even though mining

(PDF) The nature of mining input technology in South Africa

D LAMINI-Z UMA, N. 2014. Mining in Africa : the African Union’s 50-year vision : (2016) showed that most of the companies supplying mines in South Africa with mining products and services

WHY MINING STILL MATTERS South African Institute of

2 The changing place of mining in South Africa In 1980, mining was the second-largest contributor to South Africa’s gross domestic product (GDP) at 21%, only one percentage point behind the contribution of manufacturing (22%).5 According to Statis-tics South Africa, it ranked way ahead of trade (12%), fi nance (11%) and government (10%).

Mining in Africa’s Copperbelt Global Business Reports

2018-2-18  Engineering & Mining Journal. Editorial researched and written by Jolanta Ksiezniak, Razvan Isac, Anita Kruger and Alice Pascoletti. For more details, please contact [email protected] FEBRUARY 2014 Cover photo courtesy of African Rainbow Minerals. A REPORT BY GBR FOR E&MJ Mining in Africa’s Copperbelt Zambia and Democratic Republic of Congo

The Future of Mining in South Africa: Sunset or Sunrise

2021-7-4  The first set, in the section ‘Transforming Mining for a More Inclusive Future’, is forward looking within the scope of the African Union’s Africa Mining Vision and notions of ‘inclusive growth’. The section offers comprehensive inventories of South Africa’s mineral endowments and policy and technology options to develop them.

Mining in SA Minerals Council South Africa

2021-8-21  Economic activity in modern-day South Africa has been centred on mining activities, their ancillary services and supplies. The country’s stock exchange in Johannesburg was established in 1887, a decade after the first diamonds were discovered on the banks of the Orange River, and almost simultaneously with the gold rush on the world-famous Witwatersrand.

Labour market dynamics in South Africa, 2014 report

2015-4-16  In 2014, young women (33,9%) were more likely to be NEET compared to young men (28,8%). In South Africa, the NEET rate for youth who completed secondary and tertiary-level education was among the highest, suggesting that even the better educated youth in this country may be vulnerable in the labour market.

A history of mining in South Africa (ZA)

A history of mining in South Africa. ining in South Africa has been a contentious issue since 15-year-old Erasmus Stephanus Jacobs discovered South Africa’s first diamond, the Eureka, in Hopetown in 1867. It kickstarted what historians call the Mineral

How the 2014 elections will affect mining in South Africa

2014-5-5  With the South African national elections only days away, South African political commentator Justice Malala considers the future of the mining industry and concludes that real change is still a long way off. “South Africa’s fifth democratic

Mining and Community Relations: Conflict and Resolution in

2014-3-6  The mining industry finds itself in troubled times, particularly in South Africa as evidenced by the demonstrations taking place just outside the conference. Following the Marikana incident and ongoing labour disputes,the industry has a way to go to rebuild trust among the South

v116n3a10 Trends in productivity in the South African

2016-4-29  operational challenges that are seeing South Africa slowly losing its competitiveness in the global gold mining industry. In addition to the global challenges, the South African gold mining industry has to face challenges that are unique to the country. Deloitte (2014) stated that even though mining

2014 South African platinum strike: longest wage strike in

2014-10-24  2014 South African platinum strike: longest wage strike in South Africa In democratic South Africa, the government allows citizens to express dissatisfaction through peaceful demonstrations. Workers are also allowed by legislation to embark on strikes when disputes with their employers arise.

Sustainable Mining in Africa: Standards as Essential

2016-6-4  In Africa mining in done both at large scale and small scale. In some African countries, environmental problems and social issues caused by mining have been sources of protests and conflicts between mining companies and communities in mining areas. Mining has often been associated with deforestation, land degradation, air pollution, and

WHY MINING STILL MATTERS South African Institute of

2 The changing place of mining in South Africa In 1980, mining was the second-largest contributor to South Africa’s gross domestic product (GDP) at 21%, only one percentage point behind the contribution of manufacturing (22%).5 According to Statis-tics South Africa, it ranked way ahead of trade (12%), fi nance (11%) and government (10%).

v116n11a8 The nature of mining input technology in

2017-1-10  In 2013, South Africa was the largest global producer of chromium, ferrochrome, platinum group metals (PGMs), and vermiculite and the second largest global producer of antimony, manganese, titanium, and vanadium (Chamber of Mines of South Africa, 2014). In 2013, the mining industry contributed 6.7% to South Africa’s GDP and was the fifth

Coal Minerals Council South Africa

2021-8-24  Coal Mining in South Africa. Coal mining’s advent in South Africa can best be traced to the start of gold mining in the late 19 th century, particularly on the Witwatersrand, with the first coal in appreciable tonnages being extracted on the Highveld coal

Trade Raw Materials South Africa Country Note

2021-4-25  The mining sector in South Africa In 2013, the mining sector accounted for 9% of GDP, 12% of total investment, 30% of merchandise exports and 8% of total non-agricultural employment (South Africa Chamber of Mines, 2014). The relative share of the mining sector has declined in the last 20 years for a number of reasons.

South Africa Mining and Industrial News African Mining

2021-8-23  South Africa aims to bring pilot carbon capture project online in 2023 The African Mining Market offers insights into key market and commodity trends, in-depth analysis of resources and prospects and licensing and policy decisions affecting the mining industry in Africa.