Our Purpose and Values

Our Purpose is to responsibly source the commodities that advance everyday life.

We fulfil our Purpose and deliver on our strategy in a manner that reflects our Values of safety, integrity, responsibility, openness, simplicity and entrepreneurialism.

At a glance

While Glencore was founded as a trading company in the 1970s, it has since inherited a strong Canadian footprint and history that dates back more than 100 years.

What we do

Our assets include coal, copper, nickel and zinc mining operations and projects; agricultural facilities; and a consulting business.