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China Minmetals Corporation is an international metals and mining corporation committed to providing high-quality services globally, adhering to a development philosophy of “cherishing limited resources and pursue boundless development”. It primarily engages in exploration, mining, smelting, processing and trading for metals and minerals, and is also engaged in finance, real estate, and mining and metallurgic technology, with business scope covering 28 nations and regions in the world.It has 17.7 thousand employees and controls eight listed companies at home and abroad. In 2012, China Minmetals achieved operating revenue of RMB325 billion Yuan and total profit of RMB 8 billion Yuan, ranking No. 169 among the Fortune Global 500 and No.4 among metal companies.

Headquartered in Beijing, China Minmetals was founded in 1950, and has long played an important role as a major import and export channel for metals and minerals in China. Entering into the new century, the Group has comprehensively pushed forward strategic transformation from a traditional state-owned enterprise under the planned economy to a modern independently-operated enterprise with strong competitiveness, from a pure import and export company to a metals and minerals group backed up by resources and covering a whole industrial chain, and from a specialized company purely engaged in operation of products to an integrated group with combination of industry and finance. Over the recent years, Minmetals has also achieved remarkable mergers and acquistions both at home and abroad. At present, the Group has six business centers, including non-ferrous metals business center, iron-ore and steel business center, ferrous mining business center, finance business center, real estate business center, as well as science and technology business center. Among them, the three core business centers focusing on metals and minerals cover integrated and cohesive industry chains with global marketing networks; in respect of the other three diversified bussiness centers, the Group has been constantly improving their synergetic supports for the core business, through optimized industrial structure, promoted integration of industry and finance as well as accelerated business expansion. As a member of United Nation Global Compact, China Minmetals has been actively honoring the Ten Principals of the Global Compact and proactively undertaking social responsibilities.During the "11th Five-year Plan" period, it paid taxes of RMB23.3 billion Yuan and accumulatively donated more than RMB100 million Yuan to charity and public welfare undertakings in education, disaster relief and poverty alleviation; China Minmetals relentlessly adheres to mutual benefits and continuously creates diversified value for stakeholders in a bid to realize joint development of the Corporation and its stakeholders.

Based on the principle of service oriented and striving for excellence, China Minmetals will draw upon its six decades' experience, expedite the transformation of its economic development mode, constantly improve its self-innovation capacity, set up the status of "an advantageous nonferrous metal resources developer in China, the biggest iron ore supplier in China and the biggest steel products distributor in China" and strive for the vision of "being a metals and minerals group with international competitiveness" and "century-old enterprise with solid foundation and long-lasting prosperity"

Important Key Points

  • The Largest Chinese group corporation conducting comprehensive metal and mineral business.
  • With business scope covering 26 nations and regions.
  • With 122 overseas subsidiaries and has 658 companies at home.
  • It has majority shares of 9 listed companies at home & abroad.
  • Ranking No.169 on Fortune Global 500 in 2012 and six major business centers.
  • Nonferrous, ferrous mining, raw material & steel, finance, real estate, science and technology.
  • In 2011 has 2.18 million tons of tungsten ore and 9.05 million tons of lead ore.
  • In 2011 has 18.03 million tons of zinc ore and 12.03 million tons of copper ore.
  • Smelting capacity for tungsten concentrates, lead and zinc has topped in China.
  • Outputs of antimony oxide, cemented carbide and seperated medium and heavy rare earth icons top the world.
  • Tungsten, Antimony and Bismuth resources No.1 globally.
  • Majority shareholder of 25 invested companies.
  • Minmetals owns MMG at home and abroad.
  • Minmetals owns Hunan Nonferrous Metals Holding Group Co.Ltd at home and abroad.
  • Jiangxi tungsten Industry Group Co, Ltd, Guangxi Huayin Aluminium Co, Ltd.
  • Nanchang Cemented Carbide Limited Liability Company.
  • Minmetals Ganzhou Rare earth Co., Ltd.
  • HPtec, North China Aluminium Co., Ltd.
  • Whose production and business cover the whole range of mineral exploration, production and trade of metal products.
  • MMG was injected into Minmetal Resources and a red-chip company listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
  • Acquired Anvil Mining, entering in the mining sector of Arica.
  • Acquired 100% equities of Northern Peru Copper with Jiangxi Copper.
  • Jointly explored Chile's copper resources with Codelco.
  • Purchased production capacity of 400,000 tons for 30year period from Alcoa.
  • Accessing global resources and tapping into international markets.
  • Ferrous Mining: with 1.86 billion tons of iron ore reserves and 420 million tons of coking coal.
  • It has china's biggest and second biggest independent iron ore mines .
  • Beiminghe Iron Ore Mine under Minmetals Hanxing Mining Co.,Ltd.
  • Constructed a national large-scale underground ferrous metallurgical mine with the shortest record from infrastructure construction to reaching full production capacity .
  • Anhui Mining Development Co., Ltd. A project with an annual output of 7.5 million tons and A project with an annual output of 7.5 million tons.
  • With iron ore mirror magnet standardized mining and seperation and full tailing backfilling technology filling the international blank.
  • Minmetals Luzhong Mining Co.,Ltd and owns the nation's largect underground crushing cavity.
  • With an annual production capacity of 4.2 million tons of iron ore.
  • Minmetals Engineering Co.,Ltd. Provided ferrous metallurgical equipment and technology. To steel-mining project of Gardau Acominus steel Mill in Brazil.
  • Recording the largest export volumn among chinese enterprises and the money involved in the CHelyabinsk Steel rail beam project in Russia.
  • It has registered record for EPC contract or ferrous metallurgical engineering export among chinese enterprises.
  • Completed the prospecting of iron ore projects in Mauritania, Africa and Nihe, Anhuli Province.
  • Huoqiu Nuopu Iron Ore Mine in Anhui Province went into production.
  • Raw Material & Steel: In 2011 the annual steel exceeded 28.8 million tons and supply capacities of metallurgical raw materials over 53 million tons.
  • Trading volume of steel and sals of raw materials for steel-making.
  • Biggest among domestic distributors and China's largest steel trader and comprehensive service provider.
  • With over 200 marketing and logistics branches, 11 steel processing and distribution centers.
  • A complete steel distribution network at home and serving China bridging the world.
  • Metallurgical raw materials supply, steel production, steel trade and value-added services, logistics tendering five business categories.
  • Finance and Service: Combining corporate governance with group management.
  • Providing an integrated platform of finance and services and comprehensive financial services.
  • Such a finance, leasing, securities, futures, trust and insurance.
  • Minmetals Finance Co. Ltd, Minmetals Futures Co. Ltd, Minmetals Securities Brokerage Co. Ltd, .
  • China Minmetals International Trust Co.,Ltd. A joint venture with French AXA Group .
  • Shanghai AXA-Minmetals Assurance Co.,Ltd. The first JV company with QDII qualification in China.
  • Branches and SSCs in Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Foshan, Dongguan, etc.
  • Offering financial settlement and accounting services and also offering financial derivatives externally.
  • Real Estate: Minmetals Real Estate Co., Minmetal(Yingkou), Industrial Park Ershisanye Construction group, Minmetals land four real estate business.
  • Successful development of a series of industrial commercial and residential constructions.
  • Minmetal Plaza: Having majority shares in Shangri-La Hotel, Beizing.
  • Wilmington Holiday Inn Hotel, Delaware, USA and developed by Beijing Golden City-Noble Living project.
  • Zhuhai Oriental-Panorama Peak and Minmetals International in Tianjin Binhai New Area.
  • Investments in: Changsha Grand Town, Hunan Province Dragon Bay International Project.
  • China Minmetals(Yingkou) Industrial Park Construction area totaling 30.4km2.
  • A benchmark of co-developing parkswith local governments, Hunan Ershisanye Construction Group.
  • An innovative model of improving regional economy integraly and Super qualification in building smelting bases.
  • Top level in mine construction in China and Awarded Grade A for overseas EPC projects by the Chinese Government.
  • Science and Technology: Having a number of national key scientific research projects such as A national key laboratory for deep-sea mineral development .
  • Metallic and non-metallic and mine safety engineering and technology research centers.
  • Detection & testing centers and having 2 academicians from the Chinese Academy of Engineering. .
  • 5 doctoral tutors, 6 experts with national outstanding contribution, 68 experts who enjoy special government allowances.
  • We have controlling shares of Hunan Nonferrous Heavy Machinery Co., Ltd. with products sold to countries such as Russia and Burma.
  • Surrounding the core business of metal and mineral resources.
  • Provide technical support in areas of prospecting, separation, smelting, material development and deep processing.
  • In 2011 reduced sulfur dioxide emission by 23.8% and energy consumption per 10,000 Yuan by 65.5%.
  • Created 177,931 jobs in 26 countries and regions in 2011 served domestic and overseas communities.
  • In 2011 donated RMB 82.45 million Yuan for public welfare and Philanthropy and invested over RMB 425 million yuan for production safety, up by 22.9%.
  • In 2011 awarded the nomination for the 6th "China Philanthropy Award" and also achieved "Ecology China Contribution Award".
  • In 2011 awarded National Technology Invention Prize and three national technology progress prizes.
  • Honored as "Excellent Representative of Chinese enterprises" by Secretary General of the United Nations.
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