Mining has been the main driving force behind the development of South Africa’s economy.
The industry, however, is seemingly in terminal decline.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Chamber of Mines South Africa Chief Economist Henk Langenhoven.
Langenhoven said mining is still important to South Africa’s economy.
He also touched on the following:
Relentless cost increases
Commodity price volatility
Capital availability/costs (downgrades)
- Institutional decay
For more detail; listen to the interview in the audio below.
Enter your email address in the form below to receive a newsletter containing the most-read articles of the week from Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show every Friday morning in your inbox.
Recommendedby NEWSROOM AI
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Corruption Watch Executive Director David Lewis.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Pieter du Toit, the assistant editor at News24.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews newly elected Black Business Council president Sandile Zungu.
The pros and cons of subscribing to versus buying digital content.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews George Glynos, Head of Research at ETM Analytics.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Zodwa Velleman, CEO at the Vapour Product Association of South Africa.
To see 'The Lost Boys' as a book which merely exposed a paedophilia ring during the 80s is an oversimplistic view, experts explain.
ANC Tshwane spokesperson Bafuze Yabo gives details of their planned action against the City of Tshwane.
Investigative journalist and author Jacques Pauw shares his thoughts on 'The Lost Boys of Bird Island' book.
Dr Taj Hargey says he is advocating for the ban of women wearing burkas in public because they look ridiculous.
Khabazela shares tweets & videos that have gone viral including a parrot that told firefighters the F-word during its rescue.
Institute for Race Relations researches Terence Corrigan explains why they believe the list Afriforum has released is genuine.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews SPARK Schools cofounder and CEO Stacey Brewer.