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- Dwindling output has cut gold’s contribution to little more than 1 percent of the South African economy, down from 3.8% in 1993.
- Unprofitable mines and demands for higher wages has led to job cuts in the industry, exacerbating unemployment in a country with a 27.5% jobless rate.
- The production of platinum-group metals surged 21.4% from a year earlier.
Cyril Ramaphosa: The Audio Biography
Listen to the story of Cyril Ramaphosa's rise to presidential power, narrated by our very own Alec Hogg.