Coal Mining in South Africa to 2020

 Published On: Nov, 2015 |    No of Pages: 39 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Summary

Coal is a major commodity for the South African economy since it has the largest share in energy sources. The country had the ninth-largest proven reserves of coal globally, at 30.1 billion tonnes (Bnt) at the end of 2014, accounting for 3.4% of global reserves. South Africa is the world’s seventh-largest coal-producing country, with coal production at 261.9Mt in 2014, up by 2.2% over 2013. Major coal producing provinces in the country include Mpumalanga and Limpopo, the Free State, Kwazulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape.

Scope

- The report contains an overview of the South African coal mining industry together with the key factors affecting the industry and demand for the commodity.
- It also provides information about reserves, proximate analysis of coal, historic and forecast data on coal production, production by type and grade, historic and forecast coal consumption and exports, the competitive landscape and active, exploration and development coal projects.

Reasons to buy

- Gain an understanding of the coal mining industry in South Africa, its reserves, historic and forecast data on coal production and by type and grade, historic and forecast domestic coal consumption and exports, demand drivers, active, exploration and development coal projects, the competitive landscape and the country's fiscal regime.
1 Table of Contents
1 Executive Summary
2 Coal Mining in South Africa - Reserves, Production, Consumption and Trade
2.1 South Africa Coal Reserves, Reserves by Country and Proximate Analysis
2.2 Global Coal Reserves by Country
2.3 Proximate Analysis of Coal by Country
2.4 Historical and Forecast Production
2.4.1 Production by grade - bituminous and anthracite
2.4.2 Production by type - non-coking and coking
2.4.3 Production by province and mining method
2.5 Active Mines
2.6 Exploration and Development Projects
2.7 Consumption and Trade
2.7.1 Domestic consumption vs total electricity generation and electricity generated from coal
2.7.2 Coal exports
2.7.3 Exports by country
2.8 Demand Drivers
2.8.1 Rise in coal demand for electricity generation
2.8.2 Demand from Asia
3 Competitive Landscape
3.1 Anglo American South Africa
3.2 South32 Ltd
3.3 Glencore Plc
3.4 Exxaro Coal (Pty) Ltd.
3.5 Sasol Mining (Pty) Ltd
4 Fiscal Regime
4.1 The South African Mining Industry - Governing Bodies
4.1.1 Department of Mineral Resources (DMR)
4.1.2 Department of Energy
4.1.3 Mine Health and Safety Council
4.2 The South African Mining Industry - Governing Laws
4.2.1 Minerals and Petroleum Resources Development Act
4.2.2 Mineral and Energy Laws Rationalisation Act, 1994
4.2.3 Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996 (Act No. 29 of 1996)
4.2.4 Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Amendment Act, 2013
4.3 The South African Mining Industry - Prospecting and Mining Rights
4.3.1 Application for a prospecting right or a mining right
4.3.2 Prospecting rights
4.3.3 Mining right
4.4 The South African Mining Industry - Prospecting and Mining Obligations
4.4.1 Prospecting rights holders
4.4.2 Mining right holders
4.4.3 Retention right holders
4.4.4 Environmental protection and assessment
4.4.5 Issuance of a closure certificate
4.4.6 Cancellation and suspension of rights
4.5 The South African Mining Industry - Key Fiscal Terms
4.5.1 Royalties
4.5.2 Depreciation
4.5.3 Corporate tax
4.5.4 Capital gains tax
4.5.5 Dividend tax
4.5.6 Withholding tax
4.5.7 Value added tax (VAT)
5 Appendix
5.1 Abbreviations
5.2 Bibliography
5.3 Secondary Research
5.4 Primary Research
5.5 Contact GlobalData
5.6 About GlobalData
5.7 GlobalData’s Services
5.8 Disclaimer

1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Coal Mining in South Africa - Typical Proximate Analysis of Various Coals
Table 2: Coal Mining in South Africa - Historic and Forecast Production by Grade - Bituminous and Anthracite (Million Tonnes), 2000-2020
Table 3: Coal Mining in South Africa - Historic and Forecast Coal Production by Type - Coking and Non-Coking (Million Tonnes), 2000-2020
Table 4: Coal Mining in South Africa - Active Mines, 2015
Table 5: Coal Mining in South Africa - Exploration Projects, 2015
Table 6: Coal Mining in South Africa - Development Projects, 2015
Table 7: Coal Mining in South Africa - Historic and Forecast Coal Consumption (Million Tonnes) vs Total Electricity Generation and Electricity Generated from Coal (Terawatt Hours), 2000-2020
Table 8: Coal Mining in South Africa - Historic and Forecast Domestic Consumption by Type - Coking and Non-Coking Coal (Million Tonnes), 2000-2020
Table 9: Coal Mining in South Africa - Historic and Forecast Coal Exports (Million Tonnes), 2000-2020
Table 10: Coal Mining in South Africa - Exports by Country (Million Tonnes), 2014
Table 11: Coal Mining in South Africa - Existing/Committed Capacity Under Base Case Scenario (MW), 2013-2020
Table 12: Coal Mining in South Africa - Upcoming Capacity Under Base Case Scenario (MW), 2013-2030
Table 13: Coal Mining in South Africa - Major Companies by Annual Revenue (US$ Billion), 2014
Table 14: Coal Mining in South Africa - Anglo American South Africa Projects, 2015
Table 15: Coal Mining in South Africa - South32 Ltd Projects, 2015
Table 16: Coal Mining in South Africa - Glencore Plc Projects, 2015
Table 17: Coal Mining in South Africa - Exxaro Coal (Pty) Ltd Projects, 2015
Table 18: Coal Mining in South Africa - Sasol Mining (Pty) Ltd Projects, 2015
Table 19: The Mining Industry in South Africa - Depreciation Years, 2015

1.2 List of Figures
Figure 1: Coal Mining in South Africa - Location of Coalfields
Figure 2: Coal Mining in South Africa - Global Coal Reserves by Country (Billion Tonnes), 2014
Figure 3: Coal Mining in South Africa - Historic and Forecast Production by Grade - Bituminous and Anthracite (Million Tonnes) vs Thermal Coal Prices (US$/tonne), 2000-2020
Figure 4: Coal Mining in South Africa - Historic and Forecast Coal Production by Type - Non-Coking and Coking (Million Tonnes), 2000-2020
Figure 5: Coal Mining in South Africa - Historic and Forecast Domestic Consumption (Million Tonnes) vs Total Electricity Generation and Electricity Generated from Coal (Terawatt Hours), 2000-2020
Figure 6: Coal Mining in South Africa - Historic and Forecast Domestic Consumption by Type - Coking and Non-Coking Coal (Million Tonnes), 2000-2020
Figure 7: Coal Mining in South Africa - Historic and Forecast Coal Exports (Million Tonnes), 2000-2020
Figure 8: Coal Mining in South Africa - Exports by Country (%), 2014
Figure 9: Coal Mining in South Africa - Existing/Committed Electricity Capacity Under Base Case Scenario (MW), 2013-2020
Figure 10: Coal Mining in South Africa - New Electricity Capacity Under Base Case Scenario (MW), 2013-2030
Figure 11: Coal Mining in South Africa - Major Companies by Annual Revenue (US$ Billion), 2014

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