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  • South Africa Mining Production | 2019 | Data | Chart ,
    South Africa Mining Production | 2019 | Data | Chart ,

    Mining Production in South Africa averaged -009 percent from 1981 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 2320 percent in October of 2013 and a record low of -1740 percent in March of 2016 In South Africa, the index of the volume of mining production is a ,

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  • South Africa's mining industry employment by , - Statista
    South Africa's mining industry employment by , - Statista

    This statistic depicts the number of people employed by South Africa's mining industry in 2018, by commodity In that year, South Africa's platinum mining industry employed some 167,835 people .

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  • Mining: a brief history | Statistics South Africa
    Mining: a brief history | Statistics South Africa

    Of course, mining is not the only industry that contributes to the South African economy A different animal was the South African economy in 1980 compared with the economy we have now, as shown in the graphic below Manufacturing was the largest industry in 1980, falling to fourth place in 2016

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  • Minerals | Statistics South Africa
    Minerals | Statistics South Africa

    African Statistics Day 2017: 4 facts about our economy “Better lives with better economic statistics” This is the theme for African Statistics Day 2017, taking place on 18 November In celebration of this prestigious day, Stats SA explores the archives to find four facts on the South African economy that you might have missed

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  • Mining and minerals in South Africa
    Mining and minerals in South Africa

    Mining in South Africa - Key Facts Mining is South Africa’s third largest business sector after agriculture and manufacturing contributing almost 10% to the country's GDP South Africa is the world’s largest primary producer of platinum with a share of 75% of the global supply

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  • Mining industry of South Africa - Wikipedia
    Mining industry of South Africa - Wikipedia

    Mining in South Africa was once the main driving force behind the history and development of Africa's most advanced and richest economy Large-scale and profitable mining started with the discovery of a diamond on the banks of the Orange River in 1867 by Erasmus Jacobs and the subsequent discovery and exploitation of the Kimberley pipes a few years later

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  • Mining in South Africa - projectsiqcoza
    Mining in South Africa - projectsiqcoza

    Gold mining in South Africa Across the globe, where new discoveries of gold are becoming increasingly rare and in inhospitable locations, South Africa’s goldfields still offer excellent opportunities for gold miners, with estimated reserves of 6 000 tons Gold mining in South Africa accounts for around 10% of global gold production

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  • South African Mining - Mining Africa
    South African Mining - Mining Africa

    Coal Mining in South Africa South Africa is one of the top five coal exporting countries in the world More than a quarter of the coal mined in South Africa is exported and it is the country’s third largest source of foreign income As in 2004 the coal and lignite industry of South Africa provided over 50,000 jobs and generated nearly R40 .

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