MCom Project title An Economic impact analysis of mineral beneficiation in the KZN province
(Duration: Jan 2014 to June 2015)
This project will examine mineral beneficiation within the Aluminium and Iron & Steel industry of Kwazulu-Natal. It will comprise of applying multiplier analysis to the provincial Social accounting matrix. As a result it will determine the knock on effects of increased beneficiation, as well as exploring the relevant impact of backward linkages. This will allow for the economic feasibility of the mineral value chain to be established.