Over 75% of the platinum that is crucial to vehicles comes from South Africa and 80% of rhodium.Gold mining is a large contributor to African countries' exports.
Over 1/3 of the world's cobalt comes from the continent, mostly through Zambia and the DRC.
Chromium, which comes from chromite, and aluminum which comes from bauxite, are also found and mined in abundance from South Africa.
Uranium is also found in massive reserves from Africa, as the vast amount of this resource is largely untapped.
And also do not forget the large amounts of oil that comes from the continent. There are large coal deposits and plentiful iron ore deposits and rich amounts of copper throughout the country.
Management has combined 25% insider ownership of the company and also 25 combined years of investing in Africa with a strong value investment criteria.