South Africa's mining output up 6.9 percent y/y in August
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South Africa's mining output up 6.9 percent y/y in August
Mine security officials walk underground at Sibanye Gold's Masimthembe mine in Westonaria
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Statistics South Africa released its monthly mining production data for August on Thursday.

Below is the breakdown of the main minerals.

Year-on-year output percentage changes

August July

Gold 7.7 5.8 (revised)

PGM 2.0 -4.1 (revised)

Total Mining 6.9 1.9 (revised)

(Reporting by Tanisha Heiberg; Editing by Tiisetso Motsoeneng)

2017-10-12 11:45:54


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