We help the mining and projects industry plan for the future
Afriforesight is the largest independent commodity research house in Africa. We have a specific focus on mining and industrial cost forecasting, in addition to commodity price forecasts. We are a Level 4 B-BBEE firm.
Our unique research methodology requires us to perform in-depth analyses on the full commodity value chain, while providing detailed examinations at the global, national, & company level with regards to supply & demand, as well as other important factors such as seasonality, global inventory levels, and the socio-political climate.
We are committed to delivering reliable and actionable information to our clients.
We forecast the global growth outlook and overview of each major commodity using sector.
We consider key economic drivers, inflation, interest rates, and exchange rates, covering all major regions.
We forecast prices, industry profit margins, and industry volumes for all important mined & extracted commodities.
We have niche skills in commodities that are not usually forecasted such as manganese, chrome, ferrochrome, palladium and rhodium
We forecast future price trends for the major industrial and project input costs.
In a global market ruled by fierce competition & tighter margins, our cost forecasts can play a significant role in helping expand the bottom line.
What we offer
Our research and forecasts are available on a subscription basis and are delivered through the following channels
Clients enjoy regular contact with our research team should they wish to discuss our forecasts in more detail or have specific data requests. We build long-term relationships with our clients by helping them achieve their strategic goals.
We publish weekly, monthly and quarterly reports that help you anticipate future price movements of major commodity sectors, and of key materials & costs that could impact your bottom line over the short term (2 years) and medium term (5 years).
Potential for Mineral Development in Africa Guide
A special report that evaluates the mineral investment potential for selected African countries. We analyze the resource sectors for each country within the context of their economy, politics, & key infrastructure. Includes 5-year forecasts of the commodities with strong growth potential identified under the country analyses.