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South Africa Metals Report

Published OnFeb, 2014
Cement: 2014 Market Review and Forecast
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View: The outlook for South Africa's metals industry is increasingly troubled as persistently lowoutput prices, rising energy costs and further intense wage negotiations with unions are set to plague thesector. Metals consumption growth will perform better than production growth, due to solid demand growthfrom the autos sector. We expect this demand growth to be met in large part by increased imports, asinvestment in South African production facilities will be held back by the glut of metals, particularly steel,on the world market.
In terms of the domestic market, metals consumption will track broader economic growth in South Africa,which we anticipate to be slow but steady with a modest recovery expected over coming years. We seeautos production growth as a key driver of metals consumption. We forecast autos production to grow by anannual average of 2.9% over 2014-2018, while construction industry value will grow by 3.9% y-o-y overthe same period.

Industry View 7
Metals SWOT 9
Industry Forecast 11
Steel: Little Incentive To Invest 11
Table: South Africa - Major Steel Plants 13
Table: South Africa - Steel Consumption & Production ('000 tonnes) 17
Table: South Africa - Steel Production & Trade Historical Data ('000 tonnes, unless stated otherwise) 17
Aluminium: Diminishing As An Export Hub 18
Table: South Africa - Primary Aluminium Production, Consumption & Balance ('000 tonnes, unless stated otherwise) 21
Nickel: Declining Platinum Output To Constrain Nickel 21
Table: South Africa - Refined Nickel Production, Consumption & Balance ('000 tonnes, unless stated otherwise) 24
Regulatory Development 25
Tax Regime 26
Table: South Africa - Political Overview 26
Commodities Forecast 28
Commodity Strategy 28
Steel: Locked In Secular Downtrend 30
Aluminium: US$1,800/tonne To Provide Strong Support 30
Copper: Bearish View In Place Despite Some Recovery 31
Nickel: Despite Recent Gains, Downside Risks Dominate 33
Zinc: Channelling Support 35
Table: Select Commodities - Performance & BMI forecasts 37
Table: BMI Commodities Strategy 37
Commodities Forecast 38
Table: BMI Steel Forecast 38
Table: Steel Data And Forecasts, 2009-2017 46
Competitive Landscape 47
Table: South Africa - Major Steel Production Facilities 47
Table: South Africa - Select Listed Metals Producers 49
Company Profile 50
ArcelorMittal 50
Company Strategy 53
Latest Financial Results 54
Company Details 55
Financial Data 55
Table: ArcelorMittal - Key Financial Data 55
Methodology 56
Cross Checks 56

Jubilee/ASA Metals – Dilokong Mine PGM Processing Plant – South Africa - Construction Project Profile
The "Jubilee/ASA Metals – Dilokong Mine PGM Processing Plant – South Africa - Construction Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. The profile also details project ownership and funding, gives a full project description, as well as information on contracts, tendering and key project
South Africa - Precious Metals & Minerals
The South African precious metals & minerals market had total revenues of $20.8bn in 2012, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.4% between 2008 and 2012.
Precious Metals Mining in South Africa to 2020
South Africa is one of the major producers and exporters of precious metals, with production of 5.7 million ounces of gold, 128.4 metric tons (t) of platinum and 7.6 million carats of diamond in 2013.
Platinum-Group Metals Market in South Africa: 2016-2020 Review
AboutThe report brings together facts and figures about platinum-group metals market in South Africa covering period of 2010-2020. Statistics, experts opinions and estimations are given.The report about platinum-group metals market in South Africa covers:- reserves, mines, production - manufacturers- demand structure, trends - consumers- prices - m
Precious Metals and Diamond Mining in South Africa to 2020
SummaryMining is one of the largest industries in the country and employed 510,099 people in 2014, albeit down by 3.0% over 2013. The platinum group metals (PGM) industry accounted for a little over 37% of the mining industry’s total employment, equivalent to 191,261 people in 2013. In 2014, South Africa had the world’s largest reserves of platinum

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