South Africa Mining Production  1981-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Mining production in South Africa increased 0.1 percent year-on-year in December of 2017, easing from a 6.5 percent gain in the previous month and well below market expectations of a 6.6 percent rise. Output advanced softer for iron ore (15.9 percent from 20.7 percent in November); nickel (11.2 percent from 16.2 percent) and other non-metallic minerals (5.5 percent from 22.6 percent). In addition, output fell for coal (-5.5 percent from 6.7 percent) and PGMs (-1.4 percent from 12.4 percent). Also, gold production declined further (-12.4 percent from -10.4 percent). Meanwhile, output rebounded for diamonds (4.0 percent from -3.4 percent) and building materials (28.6 percent from -4.4 percent) and rose faster for manganese ore (10.1 percent from 2.5 percent). On a monthly basis, mining output went down 3.1 percent, after a 1.1 percent drop in the prior month. Considering 2017 as a whole, mining production increased by 4.0 percent compared with a 4.0 percent fall in 2016. Mining Production in South Africa averaged -0.04 percent from 1981 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 23.20 percent in October of 2013 and a record low of -17.80 percent in March of 2016.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-01-16 09:30 AM Mining Production YoY 6.5% 5.2% 4.9% 4.8%
2018-02-08 09:30 AM Mining Production MoM -3.1% -1.1% 3.4%
2018-02-08 09:30 AM Mining Production YoY 0.1% 6.5% 6.6% 4.6%
2018-03-15 09:30 AM Mining Production MoM -3.1% 1.63%
2018-03-15 09:30 AM Mining Production YoY 0.1% 1.63%
2018-04-12 09:30 AM Mining Production YoY 0.69%


South Africa Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 34.00 35.00 91.00 10.20 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 49.90 44.90 64.20 34.20 [+]
Industrial Production 2.00 1.50 18.50 -23.20 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 1.10 1.10 9.10 -8.70 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 81.50 81.30 86.30 76.90 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories -5527.00 5340.00 60285.00 -58506.00 ZAR Million [+]
Bankruptcies 137.00 216.00 511.00 63.00 Companies [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 45888.00 40636.00 65689.00 18482.00 [+]
Car Registrations 32642.00 26550.00 42915.00 5155.00 [+]
Leading Economic Index 0.70 1.50 4.60 -3.70 percent [+]
Internet Speed 6736.79 6595.61 6736.79 685.91 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 4274668.00 3727821.00 6727656.00 520279.00 IP [+]
Steel Production 503.40 550.50 885.00 182.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production 0.10 6.50 23.20 -17.80 percent [+]
Coincident Index 99.70 96.40 141.17 88.12 Index Points [+]
Competitiveness Index 4.32 4.47 4.54 4.31 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 61.00 47.00 61.00 35.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 49.00 48.40 52.70 46.40 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 82.00 74.00 82.00 32.00 [+]
Electricity Production 20749.00 21243.00 23801.00 10439.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 45.00 44.00 56.80 41.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 64.00 61.00 72.00 23.00 [+]


South Africa Mining Production

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.10 6.50 23.20 -17.80 1981 - 2017 percent Monthly
2010=100, NSA




mining production by Country
Country Last
Australia 5.90 Sep/17
Brazil -3.00 Dec/17
Canada 4.02 Nov/17
China -0.90 Dec/17
Euro Area -0.10 Dec/17
France 7.40 Dec/17
Germany 5.30 Dec/17
India 1.20 Dec/17
Italy -11.20 Nov/17
Japan 0.10 Dec/17
Mexico -7.70 Dec/17
Netherlands -3.50 Dec/17
Russia 1.10 Jan/18
South Korea -10.30 Dec/17
Spain 19.00 Dec/17
Switzerland 3.50 Sep/17
Turkey 14.00 Dec/17
United Kingdom -14.30 Dec/17
United States 8.80 Jan/18


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