South Africa has dropped down the ranking of the most competitive manufacturing countries according to the Deloitte Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index released during August 2016 and analysts believe it likely that local manufacturers will find it increasingly difficult to compete with distributers of imported machinery.
The South African diamond industry is in crisis, states Moosa, who says the challenge lies in how South Africa deals with this crisis and what it does to rectify the situation.
South Africa was last in recession in 2008 amid the global financial crisis. By 2011 it had made a substantial recovery, but there have been worries recently that it would slip back.
The South African construction report by global consultancy PwC was released recently and it reveals a gloomy outlook for the industry South Africa's construction and engineering sector has taken such a beating that its index is now trading 69% lower than at the peak of the global economic crisis.
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The Africa Mining Vision is informed by the outcomes of several initiatives and efforts made at sub-regional, continental and global levels to formulate policy and regulatory frameworks to maximize the development outcomes of mineral resources exploitation.
global concerns about the impacts of deep seabed mining have been escalating and may influence the development of the industry (Roche and Bice, 2013). The exploitation of marine mineral resources
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South Africa accounts for 96% of known global reserves of the PGMs. The Merensky Reef, stretching from southern Zimbabwe through to the Rustenburg and Pretoria regions, is the centre of platinum mining in South Africa, playing host to companies such as Rustenburg Platinum Mines and Bafokeng Rasimone Platinum Mines.
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The core of the South African economy has been hit by significant crises in the steel industry and across mining. Commodity prices have been in a state of collapse for the last five years, following the commodity boom that preceded the slump.
The dynamics of the industry may also play in disfavor of its players, that is, the cyclic nature of the world mining markets and prices, and the tendency to commoditization of specialty mining chemicals with increasing volumes.
With 2016 bringing a year of unexpected developments across the globe, from Brexit to the election of the 45th President of the United States, and from falling commodity prices to waning GDP