Welcome to a global mining company

With the mission of transforming mineral resources into prosperity and sustainable development, Vale is a global mining company, leader in iron ore production and the second largest nickel producer.

To deliver our products to customers around the world, we have an efficient logistics network that integrates mines, railroads, ports and vessels.

With such an essential business in modern times as mining, we understand the responsability of being present on people’s daily lives. From cell phones to airplanes, everything you do has bid of Vale in it.

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We operate in several mineral sectors. If you want to know more about them, visit our Global website.

Our Numbers

Figures that tell about the size of our challenges.

At Vale, we believe it’s possible to carry out mining operations with consideration for people and the planet. That is why we carry important investiment in social and environmental initiatives.

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