About Valencia Metals

About US

Valencia Metals (Pty) Ltd is one of South Africa’s young, dynamic, upcoming ferrous, non- ferrous and waste recycling companies with an experience of six (6) year and counting.

We have been striving for excellence whereby we inhabit continual above expected service and provide top product prices. We aim to collect and purchase all forms of ferrous metals (iron and steel), non-ferrous metals (Aluminium, copper, zinc, stainless steel, lead, nickel, brass, tin, bronze and others) and waste recycling products (K4, HL1, PET, HD, LD) from our 3 current premises situated strategically and logistically wise.

Our premises situated at Plot 10 Graham Road, M6 Pretoria East, caterers for all forms of suppliers, formal sector, informal sector, scrap dealers, industry, farming and very day walk in suppliers.


Valencia Metals (Pty) Ltd is a proudly South African company and tends to create more jobs for South African citizens to earn an income on a respectable manner and skills development. Valencia Metals (Pty) Ltd is a proud Level 4 contributor to Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment and we therefor embrace “local is lekker” as a culture.

Valencia Metals (Pty) Ltd strives to provide the best markets to our suppliers of scrap materials, to promote the supply of good quality-controlled processed scrap materials ensuring our customers the highest quality steel products manufactured from our recycled scrap material. In all our dealings we strive for the highest standards of service, integrity, honesty, cost-effectiveness and concern for the environment in order to build lifelong relationships with our suppliers and our customers.


Marketing Manager

Mrs. E Prinsloo consists of more than 20 years’ experience in this field of business. She is absolutely excellent in communication skills and has, because of her experience, a very high success rate. Her connections and relationships are key to our future success. 

Financial Manager

Mrs. L Lotriet, previously business owner of a plastic pellet manufacturing and extrusion plant has not only adequate knowledge and insight on our industry but a huge sense of responsibility and commitment. She also has a background filled with more than 10 years of experience in administration and finances.

Site Supervisor

Mr. P Mudavanhu is a Zimbabwean foreign national who in 2010 came to RSA to seek asylum here and make a living. He is a self-made success being one of the best drivers, cutter, and supervisory character we at Valencia Metals (Pty) Ltd have. He has worked his way up from the bottom and therefor has knowledge of every facet of the company and the know how to manage the employees.

Operational Manager

Mr. J Coetzee has a background of multiple industries, a qualified boilermaker and previously owned his own company. With his background he consists of the management skills and discipline for the position. His character is one of enthusiasm and honesty together with being a hard worker.

Managing Director and Owner

Mr. L Venter is the founder and sole financier of Valencia Metals (Pty) Ltd which incorporated in 2014. He has since managed Valencia Metals (Pty) Ltd and expanded it from a one-horse business to a company that now supports 24 households and plays quite a significant role in our market. Mr. L Venter has acquired over the last 6 years knowledge and experience and partially completed studying BCom Investment Management.

Our stock and financial control systems together with Janet Greyling professional accountant SA allows us to strategically plan and control all financial aspects of Valencia Metals (Pty) Ltd. Our employee code of conduct is that of in-house skills development and promotion rather than employing from the outside free market.