Gold Mining In South Africa Gold News
BHP Billiton, Anglo platinum, Anglo Gold and Goldfields that form the major part of the gold mining corporations of South Africa. Most of today’s profitable gold mines are in the west of Johannesburg, in the area of Carletonville. Gold Mines of Savuka, TauTona and Mponeng that make up the most technically advanced mines in the world.Nov 09, 2012 Production has been falling and South Africa is currently the world's No. 5 producer, according to the government. With strikes having affected not just platinum mines but gold mines too, gold companies are trying to keep their footing. Major said 500,000 people were working in gold mines in 1990, with the official number now 150,000.