Mining production in South Africa rose by 10.3 percent from a year earlier in July of 2021, following a 19.1 percent jump in the previous month. It was the fifth straight month of rising mining activity, reflecting the gradual recovery from the Covid-19 shock a year before. The largest positive contributors came from the production of iron ore (42.9 percent), PGMs (10.3 percent), chromium ore (45.8 percent) and gold (13.4 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, mining production advanced by 4.1 percent, the most in four months, reversing a 1.6 percent decrease in the previous month. source: Statistics South Africa
Mining Production in South Africa averaged 0.06 percent from 1981 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 117.40 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -50.70 percent in April of 2020. This page provides - South Africa Mining Production- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. South Africa Mining Production - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2021.
Mining Production in South Africa is expected to be -3.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the South Africa Mining Production is projected to trend around 2.00 percent in 2022 and 3.00 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.