Mining has to reposition itself away from being a purely extractive industry regarded with a level of distrust by communities to one that is a valuable and welcome partner, Anglo American CEO Mark Cutifani says.

In SA this sentiment will resonate, with mining regarded with scepticism by the governing ANC, unions and communities after a dismal history of exploiting black labour.

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