Metals and Mining in South Africa
Metals and Mining in South Africa industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2011-15, and forecast to 2020). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.
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Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the South Africa metals and mining market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.
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- What was the size of the South Africa metals and mining market by value in 2015?
- What will be the size of the South Africa metals and mining market in 2020?
- What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Africa metals and mining market?
- How has the market performed over the last five years?
- What are the main segments that make up South Africa's metals and mining market?
The metals and mining industry consists of the aluminum, iron and steel, precious metals and minerals, coal and base metal markets.
The South African metals and mining industry had total revenues of $43,645.0m in 2015, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -11.1% between 2011 and 2015.
In May 2016, a South African High Court ruled that people who contracted silicosis and TB as a result of unsafe conditions at mines could join together in a class action lawsuit against mining companies for compensation. Resurgence of mining-related diseases means that mining companies will face increased regulatory activity, new and tighter dust limits, operational changes and increased corporate liability.
The coal segment was the industry's most lucrative in 2015, with total revenues of $22,022.7m, equivalent to 50.5% of the industry's overall value.
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AngloGold Ashanti Limited
BHP Billiton Group
Gold Fields Limited
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Figure 1: South Africa metals and mining industry value: $ million, 2011-15
Figure 2: South Africa metals and mining industry volume: thousand metric tons, 2011-15
Figure 3: South Africa metals and mining industry category segmentation: % share, by value, 2015
Figure 4: South Africa metals and mining industry geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2015
Figure 5: South Africa metals and mining industry value forecast: $ million, 2015-20
Figure 6: South Africa metals and mining industry volume forecast: thousand metric tons, 2015-20
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the metals and mining industry in South Africa, 2015
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the metals and mining industry in South Africa, 2015
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the metals and mining industry in South Africa, 2015
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the metals and mining industry in South Africa, 2015
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the metals and mining industry in South Africa, 2015
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the metals and mining industry in South Africa, 2015
Figure 13: AngloGold Ashanti Limited
Figure 14: AngloGold Ashanti Limited
Figure 15: ArcelorMittal
Figure 16: ArcelorMittal
Figure 17: BHP Billiton Group
Figure 18: BHP Billiton Group
Figure 19: Gold Fields Limited: revenues and profitability
Figure 20: Gold Fields Limited: assets and liabilities
Secondary Research Information is collected from a number of publicly available as well as paid databases. Public sources involve publications by different associations and governments, annual reports and statements of companies, white papers and research publications by recognized industry experts and renowned academia etc. Paid data sources include third party authentic industry databases.
Once data collection is done through secondary research, primary interviews are conducted with different stakeholders across the value chain like manufacturers, distributors, ingredient/input suppliers, end customers and other key opinion leaders of the industry. Primary research is used both to validate the data points obtained from secondary research and to fill in the data gaps after secondary research.
The market engineering phase involves analyzing the data collected, market breakdown and forecasting. Macroeconomic indicators and bottom-up and top-down approaches are used to arrive at a complete set of data points that give way to valuable qualitative and quantitative insights. Each data point is verified by the process of data triangulation to validate the numbers and arrive at close estimates.
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