+27 82 322 0161 info@alkara.co.za

Paving the way as a reputable trading leader

We are dedicated to our commitment to be the integrity leader in all that we do and bring a wealth of understanding, technology and innovation to each project. Our team will ensure success and asset performance with expertise, reliability and guidance.


To become a leading metal and mineral trader in Africa by creating long-term value for our trade partners through stability, growth, diversification, excellence and a passion for people and the environment.


We aim to be a leading trading company, growing our cash flow per share by trading high-quality assets, through disciplined financial capital allocation and operational excellence. We contineously deliver shareholder value by:

  • Supplying products and services that satisfy the needs of our customers
  • Transforming natural resources into prosperity and sustainable growth
  • Conducting our business in a safe, environmentally sustainable and economically optimum manner
  • Employing a diverse, innovative and results-oriented team
  • Constantly achieving operational excellence


ALKARA has set out values and standards which guide the conduct of our business and the behaviour of our employees. Wherever we work, we commit to operate to the same high standard of integrity and responsibility. Our core values are formulated to strengthen our culture and foster growth that will help establish us as a successful and profitable trading company with a world-class reputation for operational efficiency, reliability and integrity.

We are primarily engaged in the sale of copper and copper by-products and have growing interests in Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe.


We strive for excellence in everything we do, by delivering the highest standard of service and products.


Providing value is at the core of everything we do and we nurture creative thinking in unique ways that create value.



We are open and honest in all our dealings and deliver outcomes consistent with what we have promised.


We deliver reliable, pioneering business solutions and our product service always meet, or supersede results.