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South Africa's mining output falls

South Africa’s mining production contracted about 2.8% in 2019 as the sector faced structural and logistical constraints, rising costs, power issues, industrial action and community unrest, according to the country’s Mineral Council.

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The Sishen mine, operated by Anglo American’s Kumba Iron Ore in South Africa

It released its Facts and Figures 2019 pocketbook at Mining Indaba yesterday, also saying illegal mining remained a significant problem and constituted a multi-billion-rand industry.