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Industrial Info Resources

November 19, 2012 06:15 ET

South Africa Sits on $3.48 Trillion of Mineral Resources, an Industrial Info News Alert

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - Nov 19, 2012) - Written by Richard Finlayson, Senior International Editor for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- At a time of turbulence and the beginning of a search for new directions and models in South Africa's mining industry, the country's mineral resources minister, Susan Shabangu, reminded parliament that there was a long road ahead for the sector, paved with some of the richest unexploited resources in the world. She estimated that these resources hold a value of $3.48 trillion, before providing a detailed list.

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