Mines For Sale in South Africa

Mines For Sale in South Africa

Looking for mines for sale in South Africa? Africa Mining IQ has the info you need!

We provide details for over 100 South African mines that are currently dormant and have relinquished their licenses:

  • 2 chrome projects
  • 22 coal projects
  • 1 copper project
  • 20 diamond projects
  • 9 gold projects
  • 9 iron ore projects
  • 1 lead project
  • 4 manganese project
  • 6 nickel projects
  • 18 PGM projects
  • 1 uranium project

As your essential mining intelligence resource, Africa Mining IQ delivers all the information you need to better understand which mines best meet your specific business objectives. Subscribers get access to all the technical and project history of each mine, as well as key contacts for mine owners, suppliers and engineers.

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There are 278 mine owners in South Africa and over 500 mining projects. Identifying the mines suited to your interest is simplified through African Mining IQ.

AMIQ can help identify coal mines for sale in South Africa, platinum mines for sale in South Africa and gold mines for sale in South Africa. Operational chrome mines in South Africa can be identified through this source too.

What is Africa Mining IQ

AMIQ is Africa’s largest subscription-based mining information database. Subscribers benefit from real-time project intelligence and key insights to strategic growth markets in Africa’s mines.

This information is designed for use by any company supplying the mining industry, and for investors interested in purchasing mines in South Africa – as well Africa should there interests extend beyond South Africa’s borders.

AMIQ Features and Benefits

  • Current, relevant and accurate mining information on over 2 000 African mining projects.
  • Real-time mining intelligence on mining projects with advanced reporting, graphs and region statistics, mineral types, development phases, and much more.
  • Unlimited access to regularly updated mining intelligence.
  • Customised solutions for information relevant to your line of work.
  • Extensive contact information to liaise directly with key personnel on mining projects.
  • Daily or weekly alerts and notifications on mining projects you track or are interested in Access for multiple users.
  • Mining project tracking – from pre-feasibility to completion.
  • A built-in currency converter for accurate values on mining projects in the currency of your choice.

How Africa Mining IQ can help you when looking for mines for sale in South Africa:

  • Key contact details of mine owners, project engineers and contracting agents for every project listed – over 600 mine owners listed.
  • Capital value estimates updated daily.
  • Detailed project updates that follow the progression of a mine, or any other mining project listed, from grassroots phase right through to the operational phase.

Finding mines for sale

When looking for South African mines for sale, a good starting point is the up-to-date information on mining projects in South Africa, hosted on AMIQ.

The AMIQ advanced search facility enables subscribers to easily find a specific phase in a mining lifecycle. Those marked as “dormant” or “licence relinquished” are ideal starting places for leads used by investors who are interested in purchasing a mine. Mines marked as “care and maintenance” and “on-hold” may also offer potential opportunities for mine buyers.

AMIQ provides subscribers with comprehensive mining intelligence, including:

  • Recently updated projects: every single day, the research team at Africa Mining IQ ensures our database of mines in South Africa reflects the latest developments.
  • Projects of interest: this tool allows subscribers to follow projects of interest. A simple click allows subscribers to view reminders or open projects of interest.
  • Project search: this facility lets subscribers easily find the projects in which they are interested. If you are uncertain of a specific project name, a simple process of indicating the mineral, plant and project type helps you find the desired project quickly and easily.

Open pit and underground operational mines for sale in South Africa are listed with the DMR. Quarry mines for sale in South Africa are also listed there.

Discover why top mining companies in South Africa rely on Africa Mining IQ to target Africa's mining projects! Contact us today for subscription plans and pricing.

More reasons to subscribe to AMIQ

A subscription to Africa Mining IQ gives you all the tools you need to target projects requiring your products or services, and puts you in touch with key decision makers early in the project. Subscribers can access the Africa Mining IQ database whenever they need from their computer or mobile phone.

  • Get direct access to high-ranking project management and decision makers, with key contact details per project guaranteed
  • Get real-time, actionable reporting & statistics for mining in southern Africa, right at your fingertips
  • Powerful search facilities ensure you find exactly what you’re looking for
  • Direct email notifications of any selected project
  • Information accessible 24/7, 365 days a year


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