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Iron Ore Mining in South Africa to 2021

GlobalData’s “Iron Ore Mining in South Africa to 2021” report covers comprehensive information on South Africa’s iron ore mining industry, crude ore reserves, the historical and forecast numbers for iron ore production. The report also includes the historical and forecast numbers for iron ore consumption, and exports. Detailed analysis of the South African mining industry’s regulatory structure, demand drivers, competitive landscape, and mining projects at various stages (active, exploration and development) of the supply chain is provided.

Scope

Summary of the country’s mining industry across various parameters – reserves, production, consumption, exports, competitive landscape, regulatory scenario and the future potential.

Iron ore production, consumption and export numbers from 2000-2016 and forecast for next five years to 2021.

Policies and regulatory framework governing the industry.

Company details, including company overview, business description and data on major active, exploration and development iron ore projects.

Reasons to Buy

Gain an understanding of South Africa’s iron ore mining industry

Facilitate decision-making based on strong historic and forecast data

Obtain the state-wise most up to date information for active, exploration and development iron ore projects.

Develop strategies based on the latest regulatory events

Identify various factors affecting the iron ore demand.

Identify key operating companies’ and obtain the business structure, strategy and prospects.

Key Players

Kumba Iron Ore Ltd and Assmang Proprietary Ltd

Table of Contents

1.1. List of Tables 3

1.2. List of Figures 4

2. Iron Ore Mining in South Africa to 2021 5

2.1. Key Highlights 5

3. Iron Ore Mining in South Africa: Reserves, Production, Consumption, and Exports 6

3.1. Reserves and Chemical Analysis 6

3.1.1. Crude ore reserves by country 6

3.1.2. Chemical analysis by country 6

3.2. Historical and Forecast Production 8

3.3. Active Mines 11

3.4. Exploration and Development Projects 14

3.5. Consumption and Exports 16

3.6. Factors Affecting the Demand for Iron Ore 19

4. Iron Ore Mining in South Africa: Major Producers 22

4.1. Kumba Iron Ore Ltd 22

4.2. Assmang Proprietary Ltd 25

5. Iron Ore Mining in South Africa: Fiscal Regime 26

5.1. Governing Bodies 26

5.1.1. Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) 26

5.1.2. Department of Energy (DoE) 27

5.1.3. National Nuclear Regulator (NNR) 27

5.1.4. Mine Health and Safety Council (MHSC) 27

5.2. South African Mining Industry: Governing Laws 28

5.2.1. Minerals and Petroleum Resources Development Act 28

5.2.2. Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act 28

5.2.3. Precious Metals Act 28

5.2.4. Nuclear Energy Act 28

5.2.5. National Nuclear Regulator Act 29

5.2.6. Mine Health and Safety Act 29

5.2.7. Diamond Export Levy (Administration) Act 29

5.2.8. Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Amendment Act 29

5.3. South African Mining Industry: Prospecting and Mining Rights 30

5.3.1. Application for a Prospecting Right or a Mining Right 30

5.3.2. Prospecting Right 30

5.3.3. Mining Right 30

5.4. South African Mining Industry: Prospecting and Mining Obligations 32

5.4.1. Prospecting Rights Holders 32

5.4.2. Mining Right Holders 32

5.4.3. Retention Right Holders 32

5.4.4. Environmental Protection and Assessment 32

5.4.5. Issuance of a Closure Certificate 33

5.4.6. Cancellation and Suspension of Rights 33

5.5. South African Mining Industry: Key Fiscal Terms 34

5.5.1. Royalties 34

5.5.2. Depreciation 34

5.5.3. Corporate Tax 34

5.5.4. Capital Gains Tax 35

5.5.5. Dividend Tax 35

5.5.6. Withholding Tax 35

5.5.7. Value Added Tax (VAT) 35

6. Appendix 36

6.1. Abbreviations 36

6.2. Methodology 36

6.2.1. Coverage 36

6.2.2. Secondary Research 37

6.3. Contact Us 37

6.4. Disclaimer 37

List of Tables

Table 1: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Chemical Analysis of Iron Ore by Country 6

Table 2: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Historical and Forecast Coal Production (million tonnes), 2000–2021 10

Table 3: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Active Mines in South Africa, 2017 11

Table 4: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Active Mines in South Africa, 2017 (Contd.1) 12

Table 5: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Active Mines in South Africa, 2017 (Contd.2) 13

Table 6: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Exploration and Development Projects in South Africa, 2017 14

Table 7: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Exploration and Development Projects in South Africa, 2017 (Contd.1) 15

Table 8: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Historical and Forecast Iron Ore Consumption vs. Exports (million tonnes), 2000–2021 18

Table 9: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Kumba Iron Ore Ltd, Major Projects, 2017 22

Table 10: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Kumba Iron Ore Ltd, Major Projects, 2017 (Contd.1) 23

Table 11: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Kumba Iron Ore Ltd, Major Projects, 2017 (Contd.2) 24

Table 12: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Kumba Iron Ore Ltd., Major Projects, 2017 25

Table 13: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Depreciation Years, 2016 34

List of Figures

Figure 1: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Crude Ore Reserves by Country (%), January 2017 7

Figure 2: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Historical and Forecast Iron Ore Production (million tonnes) and Number of Operating Mines, 2000–2021 9

Figure 3: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – Historical and Forecast Iron Ore Consumption vs Exports (million tonnes), 2001–2021 17

Figure 4: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – China’s Iron Ore Imports by Country (%), 2016 20

Figure 5: Iron Ore Mining in South Africa – China Iron Ore Imports vs Steel Production (million tonnes), 2016–2021 21

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