By: Megan van Wyngaardt
South Africa’s seasonally adjusted mining production increased by 7.1% in the second quarter of 2012, compared with the first quarter of 2012, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) reported on Wednesday.
The main contributors to the second-quarter increase came from platinum group metals (PGMs),... →
By: Idéle Esterhuizen
South Africa’s mine production fell 14.5% year-on-year in February, the biggest monthly drop in nearly four years, official data released by Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) showed on Thursday.
Compared with a revised 4.9% decrease in January, the February production registered the biggest... →
By: Mariaan Webb
South Africa’s platinum-group metals (PGMs) production fell nearly 20% year-on-year in January, as the six-week strike at Impala Platinum’s (Implats’) Rustenburg mine hurt output.
Compared with December’s production, output declined by 15.3% last month, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA)... →