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  • The mining industry strike wave: what are the causes and

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  • The impact of the 2014 platinum mining strike in South

    01/12/2015· In this paper we measure the economy-wide impact of the 2014 labour strike in South Africa's platinum industry. The strike lasted 5 months, ending in June 2014 when producers reached an agreement with the main labour unions. The immediate impacts on local mining towns were particularly severe, but our research shows that the strike could also have long lasting negative impacts on the

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  • The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South

    The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South Africa: An Economy-Wide Analysis Bohlmann, H.R., Dixon, P.B., Rimmer, M.T. and Van Heerden, J.H. November 12, 2014 Abstract In this paper we measure the economy-wide impact of the 2014 labour strike in South Africa’s platinum industry. The strike lastedve months, ending in June 2014 when producers reached an agreement with the main

  • Platinum strike effects far from over! | Miningreview

    14/08/2014· Platinum strike effects far from over! Aug 14, 2014 . 0. views. While the five-month wage strike in South Africa’s platinum sector may have finally been resolved, the repercussions on the industry, the country and particularly the affected communities are long-term. Sadly, it’s the workers themselves, their communities that rely on the mine workers and the parallel informal and formal

  • The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South

    The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South Africa: An Economy-Wide Analysis . Bohlmann, H.R., Dixon, P.B., Rimmer, M.T. and Van Heerden, J.H. 28 October 2014 . Abstract In this paper we measure the economy-wide impact of the 2014 labour strike in South Africa’s platinum industry. The strike lasted five months, ending in June 2014 when producers reached an agreement

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  • Platinum Weekly Newspaper Impact of the illegal strike

    20/03/2020· Platinum Weekly Newspaper Impact of the illegal strike at the LANXESS Chrome Mine in Rustenburg Mining & Industry News The percentage of miners striking is 5% of the overall workforce. As a result, the legal strike has impacted 95% of workers.

  • The impact of violence and intimidation on strike actions

    targets that industry for job security, better wages and better working condition (Crain, 2006). In the South African platinum industry the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has traditionally been the largest union within the platinum mining sector in South Africa

  • The impact of violence and intimidation on strike actions

    This study investigates the impact of violence and intimidation, especially the extent to which these have an effect on the behaviour of union joining and leaving in the platinum mining site located in the North-West Province. Accepting the premise that unions have substantial leverage, both in terms of legislative provisions of the Labour Relations Act for bargaining for wage increases and

  • The Effects of Platinum Mining on the Environment from a

    11/07/2006· Environmental pressure from mining activities such as those from the platinum sector occurs through the fine-grounded slurry from the processing plants, with its associated extracting chemicals that reach the tailings disposal facility (TDF). It is important that the effects of these activities on the environment are examined, especially in South Africa where there is a general paucity on data

  • Box 1: The impact of industrial action in the platinum

    Box 1: The impact of industrial action in the platinum-mining sector on the South African economy According to industry sources, in 2013 the South African Platinum Group Metals (PGM) mining sector accounted for 53,4 per cent of global platinum supplies, 26,4 per cent of palladium supplies and 58,7 per cent of rhodium supplies. In this box

  • The impact of the 2014 platinum mining strike in

    01/12/2015· The 10% shock is derived from the fact that the platinum industry has a 20% share in the overall metal ores mining industry in UPGEM, and the strike went on for about half a year. In order to help clarify the interpretation of results, we present the impact of the various strike scenarios on metal ore mining industry output relative to the baseline in two ways. The first method shows the

  • The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South

    The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South Africa: An Economy-Wide Analysis Bohlmann, H.R., Dixon, P.B., Rimmer, M.T. and Van Heerden, J.H. November 12, 2014 Abstract In this paper we measure the economy-wide impact of the 2014 labour strike in South Africa’s platinum industry. The strike lastedve months, ending in June 2014 when producers reached an agreement with the main

  • SA mining production to improve as platinum strike

    08/06/2015· By Coface, international credit insurer. Growth in SA mining production should continue to improve in the coming months as the effects of last year’s five-month platinum strike works through the economy.. However, poor global growth, lower commodity prices and interrupted electricity supply will keep output relatively weak.

  • Effects of the Mining Strikes on the South African

    18/07/2014· Mining production decreased by 6,5% year-on-year in May 2014, reports Statistics SA. The crippling strike action that began on 23 January in the platinum sector has had a negative impact on total mining production. The largest negative growth rates were recorded for PGMs (-48,5%), other non-metallic minerals (-13,3%) and building materials (-11

  • The impact of violence and intimidation on strike actions

    targets that industry for job security, better wages and better working condition (Crain, 2006). In the South African platinum industry the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has traditionally been the largest union within the platinum mining sector in South Africa

  • The Effects of Platinum Mining on the Environment

    11/07/2006· Environmental pressure from mining activities such as those from the platinum sector occurs through the fine-grounded slurry from the processing plants, with its associated extracting chemicals that reach the tailings disposal facility (TDF). It is important that the effects of these activities on the environment are examined, especially in South Africa where there is a general paucity on data

  • Job losses in mining sector: who benefits?

    12/08/2015· During the five-month long platinum strike, the industry more than anyone else, complained, stating that the strike was economic sabotage. Now they happily promote economic sabotage. So what if

  • Mining strike hits SA macro and micro economy The

    20/03/2014· Spot platinum prices are little changed since the strikes began on January 23 as traders bet that the availability of above-ground stocks would cushion consumers from the impact.

  • The importance of both geological structures and mining

    faulting has an important impact on rock mass behaviour in the study area, a brief discussion of the fault geometry and mechanisms is given. Reverse or thrust faults are inclined faults, with inclinations generally less than 45 degrees, with a zero or small strike-slip The importance of both geological structures and mining induced stress fractures on the hangingwall stability in a deep level

  • The Effects of strikes on Businesses and Employees

    EFFECTS ON EMPLOYERS. Whether a strike is legal or Illegal, the business is affected and it is imperative for employers to know their rights and to keep up to date with current labour laws and legislation. Some businesses may opt to hire workers to replace the striking employees and perhaps increase shifts if the strike continues for a long period of time. It is very important that part time

  • The impact of violence and intimidation on strike actions

    targets that industry for job security, better wages and better working condition (Crain, 2006). In the South African platinum industry the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has traditionally been the largest union within the platinum mining sector in South Africa

  • Industry stocks becalm platinum price as strike grinds on

    29/04/2014· * South African platinum miners' strike enters 4th month

  • SA mining production to improve as platinum strike fades

    08/06/2015· By Coface, international credit insurer. Growth in SA mining production should continue to improve in the coming months as the effects of last year’s five-month platinum strike works through the economy.. However, poor global growth, lower commodity prices and interrupted electricity supply will keep output relatively weak.

  • Unions should think twice about strikes before committing

    11/04/2019· Minerals Council of South Africa warned recently that 90,000 jobs are in jeopardy in the platinum industry owing to a combination of strikes, poor demand, a drop-in production, and the rising cost of electricity. As wage negotiations in the platinum industry are about to start, all trade unions should take a lesson from AMCU’s poor judgement and make sure they are fully aware of the loss of

  • The impact of violence and intimidation on strike actions

    The impact of violence and intimidation on strike actions and their effect on union membership in the platinum mining industry @inproceedings{Sam2014TheIO, title={The impact of violence and intimidation on strike actions and their effect on union membership in the platinum mining industry}, author={Lusanda Khanyiso Sam}, year={2014} }

  • The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South

    In this paper we measure the economy-wide impact of the 2014 labour strike in South Africa’s platinum industry. The strike lasted five months, ending in June 2014 when producers reached an agreement with the main labour unions. The immediate impacts on local mining towns were particularly severe, but our research shows that the strike could also have long lasting negative impacts on the

  • Mining Weekly Country should be extremely concerned

    While he confirmed that Northam was up to now unaffected by Implats’ prolonged labour unrest, he was concerned about its negative impact on the platinum-mining industry and the South African

  • Job losses in mining sector: who benefits?

    12/08/2015· During the five-month long platinum strike, the industry more than anyone else, complained, stating that the strike was economic sabotage. Now they happily promote economic sabotage. So what if

  • The importance of both geological structures and mining

    faulting has an important impact on rock mass behaviour in the study area, a brief discussion of the fault geometry and mechanisms is given. Reverse or thrust faults are inclined faults, with inclinations generally less than 45 degrees, with a zero or small strike-slip The importance of both geological structures and mining induced stress fractures on the hangingwall stability in a deep level

  • The Effects of strikes on Businesses and Employees

    EFFECTS ON EMPLOYERS. Whether a strike is legal or Illegal, the business is affected and it is imperative for employers to know their rights and to keep up to date with current labour laws and legislation. Some businesses may opt to hire workers to replace the striking employees and perhaps increase shifts if the strike continues for a long period of time. It is very important that part time