BME Mooiplaas blast [photo] 



The Mining division is comprised of two separate businesses – BME and Protea Mining Chemicals – both of which provide products and services that add value to customers in the mining industry.

BME [logo]

Mining is a key sector for the Group and the division provides products and services required in the mining process, from breaking ground to the recovery of minerals in processing plants.

BME operates throughout Africa with a strong presence in southern and West Africa.


BME website

BME [logo]

Protea Mining Chemicals creates value for its investors and customers by selling and distributing chemicals, supported by a range of logistical and specialised value-add services for the mining industry.

Protea Process® offers unique products, supported by leading suppliers who seek to trade with a company based in Africa. Key requirements of these relationships include customer satisfaction, suppliers' terms of trade, safe handling of chemicals and a social licence to operate in the sub region.


Protea Mining Chemicals website