Mitsubishi Corporation

Mineral Resources Group

Our Business

Mineral Resources Group

The Mineral Resources Group is engaged in trading, business development and investment for a variety of mineral resources and metals. These include ferrous raw materials such as metallurgical coal and iron ore, as well as non-ferrous metals such as copper and aluminum.

We aim to maximize our business value by accurately assessing customer needs in each segment and operating businesses that adapt to the growing global market, while also looking ahead to societal trends such as decarbonization, electrification and the shift to a circular economy.

Metallurgical coal and copper as its main pillars, the Mineral Resources Group's mission is to further enhance the competitive advantage as well as the quality of its world-class quality assets, while delivering long-term sustainability in ways which are good for the environment and for supply chain.

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 etc.
Organizational Structure
Iron Ore Dept. | MDP Dept. | Base Metals Dept. | Aluminium Dept.

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