Overview

South32 Limited is a locally owned public company, deriving revenue from the mining and processing of base metals and coal The company employs about 14,000 people, operates in Australia, Africa, South America, Europe and South-East Asia, and is administered from its head office in Perth. South32 Limited is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange under the code S32.

South32 Limited is involved in the mining and production of coal and other base metals. The company has production assets located in Australia, Africa and South America and operates in the following divisions,

Aluminium & Alumina:

  • Worsley Alumina - An integrated bauxite mine and alumina refinery in Western Australia.
  • South Africa Aluminium - An aluminium smelter in Richards Bay, South Africa.
  • Brazil Aluminium - An alumina refinery and aluminium smelter in Brazil.
  • Mozal Aluminium - An aluminium smelter in Mozambique.

Coal:

  • South Africa Energy Coal - Open-cut and underground energy coal mines and processing operation in South Africa.
  • Illawarra Metallurgical Coal - Underground metallurgical coal mines in New South Wales.

Manganese:

  • Australia Manganese - Produces manganese ore in the Northern Territory and manganese alloys in Tasmania.
  • South Africa Manganese - Manganese ore and alloy production in South Africa.

Other:

  • Cerro Matoso - Operates as an laterite ferronickel mining and smelting complex in Columbia.
  • Cannington - A silver, lead and zinc mine located in Queensland.

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