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Platinum Group Metals Market

SFA (Oxford) is a world-renowned authority on PGM insights and has undertaken many complex assignments along the value chain.

Battery Metals and Materials

For over 10 years, SFA has helped clients motivate growth opportunities across the lithium, nickel and cobalt markets.

Green Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

The future of PGMs is in green hydrogen, electrolysis and fuel cells. SFA is here to identify circular economy opportunities.

The 2050 PGM Market Report and Price Outlook

SFA's new ground-breaking forward-looking report analyses the influences, market risks and trends on the PGM markets out to 2050.

The Platinum Standard

The Platinum Standard comprises analytical articles on those issues we believe will set the PGM agenda for the years ahead and is released annually in May on the eve of London Platinum Week.

Latest news and insights

Visit us regularly for all the latest market news for platinum group metals, battery raw materials, and the growing hydrogen economy.

Roadblocks for a zero-emission light fleet

24 May 2022 | Beresford Clarke

As critical EV battery materials and global energy prices hit record highs, is the roadmap to a zero-emission light-vehicle fleet at risk?

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13 May 2022 | Stephen A. Forrest

Stephen Forrest reflects on his long career at SFA since its inception in 2001, leading the company to its elevated position as a world-renowned consultancy in the PGM industry, and looks ahead to retirement.

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The Oxford Platinum Lectures

Friday, 13 May 2022

New York 05:30 (EDT), London 10:30 (BST), Frankfurt 11:30 (CEST), Johannesburg 11:30 (SAST), Moscow 12:30 (MSK), Tokyo 18:30 (JST)

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New Beginnings – Friday 13 May 2022

Consulting across multiple industries

Working in partnership and complete confidence, SFA (Oxford)’s independent detailed market research and integrity is underpinned by extensive consulting from mine to market to recycler, enabling us to foster relationships with the most significant players across the globe.

Unlocking value for clients across industries worldwide

The SFA team is a world-renowned authority on platinum-group metals intelligence and provides in-depth market research for automotive players, OEMs, hydrogen economy stakeholders, industrial users, energy users, ESG-conscious investors, plus jewellery and investment trends as well as coverage of the important battery metals and materials.


Market reports

Stay ahead of market developments with our latest critical metals intelligence reports.

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SFA (Oxford) provides bespoke, independent intelligence on the strategic metal markets, specifically tailored to your needs. To find out more about what we can offer you, please contact us.

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