“The goal to lift mining’s contribution to the GDP to 10%, from 8% at present, is realistic, but requires actions from the government."
Platinum group metals stand poised to benefit from a resurgence in medium term demand as the world transitions to a low-carbon future.
South Africa has not attracted investment to allow for new mines to be opened or for substantial exploration campaigns to be carried out.
The government has confirmed thousands of mining rights; prospecting rights; permits; license renewals and ownership transfers are backlogged.
Platinum Group Metals
South Africa can successfully exploit its vast mineral resources if it is able to take advantage of current mining megatrends.
"I invite the investors to partner with us as we work to place South Africa's mining and energy sectors on an upward trend."
"Each of them will bring a different area of expertise to our organization and I look forward to collaborating with them in 2021."
Health and safety
Solidarity and AfriForum will continue to hold the government liable and accountable and will continuously act as watchdogs.