Gold Town Turns to Dust as Metal Decline Shutters Mines – Bloomberg


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Gold Town Turns to Dust as Metal Decline Shutters Mines
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Dec. 18 (Bloomberg) — The Blyvooruitzicht gold mine, southwest of Johannesburg, was shuttered in July when metal extraction became unprofitable following a plunge in global gold prices and soaring electricity costs. The surrounding town has become 
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