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18 July 2018

Facts & figures

In 2017, the gold mining industry:

  • Contributed R42.7 billion* towards GDP

  • Produced 138 tonnes of gold

  • Sold R67.6 billion of gold

  • Employed around 112,000 employees directly

  • Paid employees R29.9 billion in earnings

  • Paid R0.9 billion in royalties

* 2016


Gold industry union representation figures
as at 24 June 2018
 

The figures above are an accurate reflection of payroll deductions.

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For more information, contact:

Motsamai Motlhamme
Minerals Council South Africa
+27 (0)11 498 7400 or
+27 (0)82 202 6734

Charmane Russell
+27 (0)11 880 3924 or
+27 (0)82 372 5816
charmane@rasc.co.za

Memory Johnstone
+27 (0)11 880 3924 or
+27 (0)82 719 3081
memory@rasc.co.za