AECI is an explosives and specialty chemicals group domiciled in South Africa.
Group businesses service the mining and manufacturing sectors both locally and internationally.
AEL is the leading developer, producer and supplier of commercial explosives, initiating systems and blasting services for the mining, quarrying and construction markets in Africa. In Indonesia, the company is the second largest supplier of explosives
In the specialty chemicals cluster, 14 business units supply specialty chemical raw materials and related services for industrial use across a broad spectrum of customers in the manufacturing and mining sectors, mainly in South Africa
In 2013 AECI reached agreement to sell the bulk of its surplus property assets in Modderfontein as well as the Heartland property development business to Shanghai Zendai Property Limited, a property developer listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange