Mineral Resources

Strategic Fields in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Copper
  • Coal
  • Iron ore, manganese ore Oil and gas
  • lithium, nickel and cobalt (Battery minerals)
  • Platinum Group Metals (PGM)
  • Hydrogen

Business Overview in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Purchase of iron ore, manganese ore and ferro alloy (since 1962)
  • Purchase of steaming and coking coal
  • Supply of cathode block
  • Petroleum product off-take from Angola (2009)
  • Share participation in nickel mining and refinery in Madagascar (2005)
  • Share participation in a South African ferro alloy company (1997)
  • Share participation in a South African mining company – iron ore, manganese & chrome (2007)
  • Share participation in an iron ore, gold & lithium exploration company in Africa (2015)