Enaex´s subsidiary in Africa is a joint venture with Sasol and is a world-class blasting services company delivering premium solutions to the most important mining regions and companies in Africa, with over 1100 employees who provide blasting services to various mining sites in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Enaex Africa produces and / or distributes a wide variety of high explosives and value-added solutions, providing all the products required to execute the entire blasting process, with several types of dynamite, boosters, emulsions, cartridge emulsions and conventional and electronic detonators, among others. These products are used in blasting for opencast and underground mining operations, quarries, and civil construction.



Enaex Africa, markets and distributes commercial explosives, a wide range of specialized blasting accessories, a diversified range of bulk explosives used in underground mines, opencast mines and quarries, as well as supplying value added services to Southern Africa’s leading mining companies.


Explosive production facilities and offices

The explosives division has manufacturing sites in Secunda and Rustenburg; and offices in Sandton (headquarters) and Witbank (opencast management office), plus all the opencast customer sites within South Africa.

* Ammonium Nitrate Supply Agreement for Expan (Prill) and AN solution used for emulsion production in Secunda. Sasolburg AN prill plant is retained by Sasol.