Strategic framework for modernisation

MINING objectives:

  • Zero harm for people and the environment
  • Investment in more resources for longer
  • Job retention

SHARED VALUE*

in modernising the mining industry:

  • Improved mining equipment and systems = improved health, safety and well-being
  • Skills development = better pay and improved opportunities for growth and development
  • Widespread industrialisation = more jobs associated with mining and beyond
  • Sustainability through effective community development and protection of natural resources

* Shared value = simultaneous advancement of social and economic goals

NATIONAL objectives:

  • Higher growth, employment, exports and government revenue
  • Better use of South Africa’s mineral wealth
  • Improved talent pool of portable skills

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

Narrow-reef, hard-rock mining equipment and systems

MANUFACTURING

Globally competitive environment Employment opportunities in factories and service industries

SUSTAINABILITY

Upskilling of employees and communities, job retention

LEGISLATIVE CERTAINTY

For long-term investment