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South Africa’s mining sector woes continued in November 2019, when production fell 3.1% year-on-year primarily due to extensive power outages which impacted operations across the country. The latest data released by Statistics South Africa revealed that platinum group metals suffered the steepest decline, with production dropping...

South African mining production grew strongly in Q1 2017 according to the latest report from the South African Chamber of Mines. Based on data released by Statistics South Africa, mining production showed March growth was up nearly 4% compared to figures for February. The total numbers for...