Bantu Mining Company, is a joint venture between Australia and Zimbabwe.

The mining industry of Zimbabwe is highly diversified, with close to 40 different minerals. 

The predominant minerals mined by the industry include platinum, chrome, gold, coal, diamonds and many more.

Mining was Zimbabwe’s leading industry in 2002, contributing 27% of export trade. The chief minerals were coal, gold, copper, nickel, tin, and clay, and Zimbabwe was a world leader in the production of lithium minerals, chrysotile asbestos, and ferrochromium, with more than half of the world’s known chromium reserves.

Bantu’s ability to create shared value for all its stakeholders is based on our strong commitment to ensuring integration of sustainability in all aspects of our business. Sustainable development is a key factor for us and this is why it is integrated in our decision making processes. 

Through our operations, we are contributing to the achievement of the sustainable development goals by protecting the environment, promoting economic prosperity and investing in social development.

Safety & Health Approach

Through behaviour based initiatives and adoption of proven technology, we are reducing the exposure of employees to a hazardous work environment.


Great effort is put into resource conservation, waste management, recycling and improving water and energy efficiencies.

Community Stories

We are committed to achieving zero harm, improving the livelihoods and health of our communities, our workforce and their dependents.