Zinc as enabler Zinc in space Cobalt in medicine Aluminium in orbit Copper in mobility Nickel in communication Nickel in construction Cobalt in batteries

Copper  was the first metal ever used by humans. Today, it’s a key component in renewable energy technologies and electric vehicles. You’ll also find copper in phones, computers and all the infrastructure supporting our global communication networks.

The global demand for copper is rising – fast. Meeting that demand in a way that safeguards the future is what Glencore does.

How we source a sustainable future.

Fighting child labour
Think in circles
Help nature return
Earn trust
Put safety first
Tackle complex challenges
act on climate change