A local view from a global perspective
Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi is a contractual mining company in which Anglo American plc and Glencore each hold 44% while the remaining 12% is held by Japan Collahuasi Resources B.V. All the partners are represented on the Board of Directors.
Anglo American plc is one of the world’s largest mining companies, is headquartered in the UK and listed primarily on the London stock exchange. Anglo American’s portfolio of mining businesses spans precious metals – in which it is a global leader in both platinum and diamonds – as well as base metals – copper and nickel – and bulk commodities – iron ore, metallurgical coal and thermal coal. Anglo American is committed to the highest standards of safety and responsibility across all its businesses and geographies and to making a sustainable difference in the development of the communities in the vicinity of its sites. The company’s mining operations and extensive pipeline of growth projects are located in Africa, South America, Australia, North America and Asia.
Glencore is one of the world’s largest natural resource companies. It is a leader in the production and marketing of raw materials, with a balanced portfolio of diverse industrial assets. It has a solid position from which to create value at every stage of the supply chain from sourcing raw materials underground to delivering products to an international customer base. The Group’s industrial and marketing activities are supported by a global network of more than 90 offices located in over 50 countries. Its diversified operations comprise over 150 mining and metallurgical sites, offshore oil production assets, farms and agricultural facilities and it employs approximately 190,000 people.
The Japanese consortium is led by Mitsui & Co. Ltd., one of Japan’s largest trading companies, and also includes Nippon Mining & Metals Co. Ltd. and Mitsui Mining & Smelting Co. Ltd.