Mining business opportunities in South Africa
As one of the most mineral rich countries in the world, there are
many mining business opportunities to be found in South Africa. South Africa’s total
mineral reserves are estimated to be worth $2.5 trillion (R20.3 trillion).
Africa Mining IQ has more than
460 South African mining projects listed on its
database, each with
key contact details provided, ensuring you the inside lane to take advantage of these lucrative business opportunities.
Use Africa’s premium online mining database to gain valuable project intelligence
- Exclusive, actionable information on engineering contracts
- Real-time mining intelligence, monitoring and reporting
- Exploration values and project lifecycle phase information
Over 170 companies use Africa Mining IQ to grow their business in the region!
Let’s take a closer look at South Africa’s mining business opportunities
South Africa is famous for its mineral reserves, with a wide spread of resources available.
- South Africa is the
world’s largest producer of platinum group metals.
Africa Mining IQ has
83 PGM projects listed.
- South Africa is a leading producer of gold.
62 gold projects are listed on Africa Mining IQ.
- South Africa is in the top 10 coal producers in the world. Africa Mining IQ lists
107 coal projects.
- South Africa ranks seventh in iron ore mining. We have
24 projects on record.
- Diamond mining is also lucrative. We have
38 diamond project listed.
Other important minerals in South Africa include manganese, chrome, nickel and copper.
Because of South Africa’s mineral wealth, many important mining companies have
operations here. Read more about mining companies in South Africa here.
What is the Africa Mining IQ advantage?
Africa Mining IQ is the largest online intelligence database for mines in Africa. We
monitor over 1 800 mining projects across the continent with accurate, reliable and
up-to-date information. Over 170 businesses rely on us for information on mining
Our dedicated researchers provide a wealth of statistical data on our project listings.
We populate our database with data like:
- Project scope
- Project location
- Project value
- Project type
Proven track record
We’ve supplied leading intelligence to key players in the mining industry for over 10 years.
In this time, we’ve developed a vast knowledge bank of essential African mining intelligence.
We have a full-time team of dedicated researchers that provide accurate, current
knowledge on over 1 800 projects.
Timing is critical in securing mining business opportunities in South Africa. Africa Mining IQ allows you to collaborate with colleagues to ensure you land the tenders you desire.
We ensure that all information is up-to-date, and offer real-time charting analysis reports that allow users to identify, track and monitor mining business opportunities.