In its current form, the DMR’s charter will jeopardise the viability of an industry that is already under significant economic pressure, an industry that contributes significantly to transformation, and an industry which contributes overwhelmingly to the economy of South Africa.


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Facts and figures 2016

This document showcases our industry using data, and provide some insight into what the numbers mean for our country and the future of our mining industry.

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Transformation continues

Transformation is a business imperative for the mining industry. The mining industry is committed to address the legacies of the past and to meaningfully contribute towards the promotion of an inclusive industry and economy. As such, the Mining Charter is a central instrument for achieving transformation.