21st Annual Investing in African Mining Indaba

About Investing in African Mining Indaba™

For two decades, the annual Mining Indaba (as if it informally known) has served as the pathway for foreign investments into Africa's mining value chain, opportunities ranging from small diamond deposits to mega coal projects. Mining Indaba has become the platform of choice for governments, mining companies, and investors and analysts to break market sensitive information. Each year the Mining Indaba brings more than 7,000 delegates representing more than 110 countries across six continents for one week of unparalleled deal making and discovery in African mining. Mining Indaba is the world's largest mining investment event and Africa's largest mining event. Click here for facts and figures.

Our Vision Looking Forward

After two decades, Investing in African Mining Indaba™ is able to look back with pride – and forward with enthusiasm. Global interest in African mining tripled from the early 1990s to 2011, with the mining industry at first cushioned from the 2008 financial crisis as the traditional safe haven of gold exercised its appeal. The gold bubble this created was sufficiently substantial and sustained for benefits to flow through to secondary metals and secondary markets. For the past year and a half, though, the mining sector has experienced challenges, as corrections to this curve brought down commodity prices and impacted value. For investors, on the other hand, this means great value can be found right now, both on the commodity markets themselves and in the stock markets that trade in mining and mining-related companies. Looking ahead, we see a bright outlook for the resources produced by the mining industry...See full article

Highlights from the 2014 Mining Indaba

The 2014 Investing in African Mining Indaba (3-6 February 2014) welcomed more than 7,250 global professionals including 2,300 international companies from six continents, 37 African government delegations and 10 non-African government delegations converged for the world’s premier mining investment event. Click here for highlight video and photo galleries

Event Details
21st Annual Investing in African Mining Indaba
9 February - 12 February, 2015
Cape Town
South Africa