2020423&ensp·&enspThis list of mines in South Africa is subsidiary to the list of mines article and lists working, defunct and future mines in the country and is organised by the primary mineral output. For practical purposes stone, marble and other quarries may be included in this list.
Exports of Mineral Products in South Africa increased to 24925.45 ZAR Million in March from 23772.54 ZAR Million in February of 2020. Exports of Mineral Products in South Africa averaged 20412.80 ZAR Million from 2014 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 29462.74 ZAR Million in November of 2017 and a record low of 13668.42 ZAR Million in February of 2016.
2020519&ensp·&enspMining in South Africa was once the main driving force behind the history and development of Africa's most advanced and richest economy. Largescale and profitable mining started with the discovery of a diamond on the banks of the Orange River in 1867 by Erasmus Jacobs and the subsequent discovery and exploitation of the Kimberley pipes a few years later.
Imports of Mineral Products in South Africa increased to 18455.69 ZAR Million in March from 17631.55 ZAR Million in February of 2020. Imports of Mineral Products in South Africa averaged 16353.44 ZAR Million from 2014 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 28460.69 ZAR Million in October of 2014 and a record low of 8604.97 ZAR Million in July of 2017.
202057&ensp·&enspPhotograph your local culture, help Wikipedia and win! Template:Updated December 5,2019 The mineral industry of Africa is the largest mineral industries in the world. Africa is the second largest continent, with 11.73 million miles of land, which implies large quantities of resources. With a population of 1.216 billion living there.