Mitsubishi Corporation

Mineral Resources Group

Our Business

Mineral Resources Group

The Mineral Resources Group has grown its business model by addressing evolving demands from stakeholders and the broader society, as well as changes in the business environment. Today, we have a portfolio of prime assets with world-class cost competitiveness and quality, such as metallurgical coal and copper.

Metals and minerals, including steel and copper, are crucial in our world today even as we are faced with key challenges such as identifying opportunities for decarbonization, electrification, and building circular economies. We will continue to fulfill our mission by sourcing these resources to the market through trading, resource investments and business development.

Organizational Structure

Mineral Resources Investment Division

The Mineral Resources Investment Division strives to ensure a stable supply of high-quality mineral resources to global markets through management of mineral resources related assets such as metallurgical coal, copper, iron ore, and aluminum in various countries, including Australia, Chile, Peru, and Canada.
Demand for mineral resources is expected to be solid over the medium to long term on account of global economic growth, particularly in emerging countries. In preparation for such a future business environment, we will strive to strengthen and evolve the operating base by making use of the collective strengths gained together with Mineral Resources Trading Division and other Business Groups and responding to world-wide customer needs.

Main Products and Services
Metallurgical coal, copper, iron ore, aluminum, nickel, etc
Organizational Structure
Strategic Planning Office | MDP Dept. | Iron Ore Dept. | Base Metals Dept. | Aluminium Dept. | Battery Minerals Office

Mineral Resources Trading Division

The Mineral Resources Trading Division trades coal, iron ore, copper, aluminum, nickel, ferroalloy, and precious metals etc.
With the establishment of the global mineral resources trading hub in Singapore, where there is a high concentration of market information and human resources, the Mineral Resources Trading Division strives to capture demand in growing markets, particularly in Asia, by collaborating among our subsidiaries, amid increased market change speed due to further globalization.
In addition, Triland Metals, headquartered in London, will continue to take initiatives in proposing price hedging strategies with its subsidiaries in New York, Tokyo, and Singapore.

Main Products and Services
coal, iron ore, nickel, lithium, chrome, molybdenum, copper concentrate and metal, lead concentrate and metal, zinc concentrate and metal, tin metal, primary aluminum, precious metals, rare earths, aluminum products, bauxite etc.
Organizational Structure
RtM Office

Project / Operation Cases

Business Investments