South32

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South32 Limited
Public
Traded asASXS32
LSES32
JSE: S32
Industry
PredecessorBHP Billiton
FoundedMay 25, 2015; 3 years ago (2015-05-25)
HeadquartersPerth, Australia
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
  • Graham Kerr (CEO)
  • Brendan Harris (CFO)
  • Paul Harvey (President & COO Australia)
  • Mike Fraser (President & COO South Africa)
Products
RevenueUS$6,948 million (2015)
US$1,001 million (2015)
US$575 million (2015)
Total assetsUS$11,035 million (2015)
Total equityUS$12,247 million (2015)
Number of employees
15,545 (2015)
Divisions
  • Australia Region
  • Africa Region
  • Marketing
Websitewww.south32.net

South32 is a mining and metals company headquartered in Perth, Western Australia. It was spun out of BHP Billiton on 25 May 2015.[1] The company is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange with secondary listings on the Johannesburg bourse and the London market.[1]

Products[edit]

The company is producer of alumina, aluminium, manganese, silver, zinc, lead, nickel, coking coal and thermal coal.

Operations[edit]

South32 has operations in Australia, South Africa, Mozambique and Colombia, and has a minority partnership (36%) in an alumina refinery in Brazil.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "South32 Demerger Implemented". bhpbilliton.com. Archived from the original on 1 November 2015. Retrieved 23 October 2015.
  2. ^ "South32 debuts as Australia's third-biggest miner with market value of $11.3b". Retrieved 2015-06-16.
  3. ^ a b c d e "Australia Region". South32. Retrieved 24 June 2015.
  4. ^ a b c d e "Africa". South32. Retrieved 24 June 2015.