The act of mining is already burdensome on earth. Mining risks more than tenfold in space. Mining in outer space is thus something that can only be considered for nations already comfortably able to explore outer space.
Unethical practices by Transnational Oil Companies (TOCs) have had a detrimental impact on the socioeconomic and environmental development of resource-rich countries, which are usually developing, poverty-stricken states.
South Africa’s mining sector has several unique features necessitating favourable tax treatment to attract investment. For instance, such features include the finite nature of resources, commodity price fluctuations, excessive capital outlay requ