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PDF) South African Coal Mining Industry: Socio-Economic

Coal has been an important commodity in South Africa for many years and it is one of the oldest mining enterprises in the country. Its role since 1923 as a primary source of energy has steered the

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The Gold Mining Industry in South Africa Essay - 1011

Gold mining in South Africa has a large impact on the environment, the economy and social structure in South Africa. The environmental impact of gold mining on the environment includes water, air and noise pollution. The mining industry in South Africa is one of the largest in the world.

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The social and economic impacts of gold mining

The direct economic contribution of the gold mining industry to the global economy, as defined by ‘gross value added’ (GVA), has increased almost seven-fold in the period from 2000 to 2013

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How important is mining to the SA Economy. It depends on

SA mining is in crisis. And the travails of SA mining, more particularly those of gold and platinum mining are having a very negative impact on GDP and expected GDP growth and on the value of the rand.

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The economic and commercial benefits of mining have an equivalent downside. The industry is riddled with corruption and maladministration, and communities who live close to mines are exposed to the unhealthy effects of mining, such as air, water and land pollution, while their agricultural livelihoods are severely impacted.

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What Is The Environmental Impact Of The Mining Industry

SA Mine - PwC

The mining industry still adds significant value to the South African economy with regards to GDP contribution, employment, tax and export revenues. Leadership will be required from all stakeholders to ensure long-termindustry as

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PDF The Role of Mining in the South African Economy

1W ef o cu s n tp ad ml y ihv r welfare impact on the South African economy. Historically the investment rate of the mining sector was of signicance to the aggregate economy, with output growth in the sector being driven primarily through capital accumulation.

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PDF The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South

The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South Africa: An Economy-Wide Analysis Bohlmann, H.R., Dixon, P.B., Rimmer, M.T. and Van Heerden, J.H. 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,

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Environmental Impacts - Diamond mining in South africa

The diamond mining industry is not very sustainable when it comes to the environment in South Africa and South-West Africa but it has done a few sustainable acts to help the surrounding environment for the future. I therefore think that mining has a significant impact on the environment.

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