October 2020 – The Carbon Tax Act

October 2020 – The Carbon Tax Act

Setting the Scene: What is Carbon Tax? Carbon tax is a carbon pricing instrument that is implemented in an advance to stimulate action to economic restructure by holding entities liable for environmental damage caused by the human caused emission of greenhouse gases...
December 2019  – Gold Cost Curves

December 2019 – Gold Cost Curves

Download PDF In 2018, the total Rand all-in sustainable cost per ounce of gold produced in South African gold mines have risen by 14% year-on-year respectively, primarily as a result of increased labour and electricity costs, as well as operational difficulties and...
November 2019 – Platinum Cost Curves

November 2019 – Platinum Cost Curves

In 2018, the total all-in sustainable costs per PT. eq. oz in ZAR decreased by 11.2%. The total all-in sustaining costs per PT. eq. oz in USD terms decreased by 10.8%, year-on-year, as the average Rand strength remained relatively unchanged year-on-year. The total...
October 2019 – Mining Productivity – PGE

October 2019 – Mining Productivity – PGE

Productivity influences the organisational performance of mining companies- Globally mining companies continue to face severe economic challenges. These global challenges also influence the South African mining industry and with additional operational challenges that...
April 2019 – Mining Productivity

April 2019 – Mining Productivity

April 2019 Newsletter 2017 South African Gold Industry Tonnage Efficiency Curve by Mine (tonne per TEC)Globally mining companies are facing severe economic challenges. These global challenges also influence the South African mining industry and with additional...