The South African mining sector Wits University
Now, more than ever, South Africa needs a competitive mining industry. . It is ranked second in Titanium minerals (10%), Zirconium (25%), Vanadium (32%), Vermiculite . In addition, the country contains 17% of the world's antimony reserves.
Map showing mining areas in South Africa. Adapted from source. 5 .
mining is a cornerstone of the South African economy ( Figure 1), it generates . generate copious amounts of dust, which is mainly made up of crystalline silica.Get Price