Main assets

Основные активы

Corporate mission (Company’s new vision)

Our mission:

By efficiently utilizing natural resources and share capital we provide the mankind with non-ferrous metals, which make the world more secure and help make our hopes for development and technological progress materialize.

Company’s strategic priorities:

  • Focus on Tier I Assets
  • Maximizing the Potential of Polar’s High-Margin Upstream
  • Introduction of the ‘First Marketable Product’ Approach
  • Increasing Focus of Existing Portfolio on PGMs and Copper
  • Exploration as an Efficient Business
  • Sustainable Development and Socially Responsible Management
  • Building a Return on Capital-Centered Organization
  • Promoting Transparency, Competition of Ideas and Projects
  • Building an Adaptive and Dynamic Organizational Culture
  • Developing Organizational Competences for Building Successful Partnerships

About Norilsk Nickel Norilsk Nickel is the world’s largest producer of nickel and palladium and one of the leading producers of platinum and copper. It also produces various by-products, such as cobalt, rhodium, silver, gold, iridium, ruthenium, selenium, tellurium and sulfur.

The Group is involved in prospecting, exploration, extraction, refining and metallurgical processing of minerals, as well as in production, marketing and sale of base and precious metals.




is a type of metallurgical smelting that includes several processes; the most commercially important form is the treatment of molten metal sulfides to produce crude metal and slag, as in the case of copper and nickel converting.

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