Mining industry of South Africa - Wikipedia
Premier Diamond Mine, Cullinan, Gauteng, South Africa. An aerial view of the Two Rivers Platinum mine in Steelpoort, Limpopo, owned by both African Rainbow Minerals and Impala Platinum holdings limited. Mining in South Africa has been the main driving force behind the history and development of . South Africa is also a huge producer of iron ore; in 2012, it overtook India to.