Vale

Client Profile

Vale

Transforming Minerals into Prosperity and
Sustainable Development Every Day

About Vale

Vale is the world’s second largest mining company, producing and commercializing iron ore, pellets, nickel, coal, aluminum, copper, kaolin, potassium, steel and manganese.

Created n Brazil, in 1962, Vale operates on five continents, 35 countries through its mining operations, mineral surveying and commercial offices.

To support its growth and the distribution of its products, Vale has a large logistics system, composed of railroads and ports, which distribute minerals and other products all over the world. Vale already acts in the energy sector – hydroelectric plants and natural gas – for self consumption and to achieve energy efficiency.

Vale’s mission – to transform mineral resources into prosperity and sustainable development – guides all of its actions. The company believes that it shares the responsibility to seek sustainable development wherever it operates by responsibly managing the effects of its activities.

Vale in Africa

Vale has been present on the African continent since 2004 and currently has offices in Gabon, Guinea, Angola, Mozambique, the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Africa. The company recently acquired 51% of BSG Resources (Guinea) Ltd., which holds iron ore mining concessions in Guinea.

What can you do at Vale?

Our employees guide the company’s day-to-day operations, identify and evaluate new opportunities, develop and implement projects, produce ore, metals and energy, transport cargo and are in constant search for new levels of operational excellence. They also establish new contacts; acquire new clients, engage communities and interact with public authorities. Our people make our sustainable development possible.

Working for Vale enables you to be part of the success of an ambitious, fast-growing global company. The numerous growth-oriented projects are providing new exciting and challenging career opportunities every day.

Learn more about Vale: www.vale.com