Who We Are

Pelagic Resources has secured a meaningful position in the Southern Africa mining community, supported by robust management, middle and back office functions in Singapore and a best in class marketing team in China.

Established in 2016

A Global Physical Commodity Merchant

The Company enjoys broad support from a variety of partnerships it has successfully developed over the years with suppliers, banks, international trading companies, state owned enterprises and end users, internationally.

Today, Pelagic Resources not only offers principal origination of physical commodities for our end use customers, we also offer end users and traders, via our integrated platform, the opportunity to virtually extend their existing infrastructure to efficiently access African markets, supply chains and financing solutions for the movement of goods from source to market place.

History & Track Record

Pelagic has built a successful track record underpinned by the partnerships successfully developed with suppliers, banks, international trading companies, state owned enterprises and end users.

Our Team

152+ cumulative years of relevant market experience.

We hire the ‘right talent’ so we can deliver the best service. We look for people with a range of backgrounds, including industrial distribution management, business and finance, supply chain, operations, sales, and marketing. Above all, we seek people with high energy, enthusiasm, a passion to challenge how we do things, and the confidence and aptitude to improve them.

South Africa

Seventy two (72) years of combined frontier market experience which includes extensive expertise in the establishment and trading of African-Sino commodity supply; trading expertise in vanadium, coal, chrome, copper, cobalt, lithium, manganese and nickel.

Twenty (20) years of experience in mine production, planning and management.


Eighteen (18) years combined experience in mining and refining chrome, structured finance, marketing and logistics.


Twenty (20) years of diverse physical commodities experience from the banking and operational sector across London, Hong Kong and Singapore.


Twenty (20) years of merchant trading experience in chrome, iron ore, manganese and bauxite marketing; five (5) specifically focused on the chrome ore markets, with a strong network across the alloy and ore markets in China.

Locations Around the World

Our global footprint makes us an agile player to interact between high-growth supply and demand regions. Pelagic Resources has offices based in strategic locations where our bulk materials are sourced, financed and consumed by end-users.

We engage with and support the communities in which we operate to build a sustainable future.

Pelagic cares about programs and organisations that help the communities in areas in which we are active – that’s why we are interested in finding ways to contribute.