0 Views

MMC Norilsk Nickel PJSC (Nornickel) history, profile and corporate video

   MMC Norilsk Nickel PJSC (Nornickel) is a Russian metals and mining company headquartered in Moscow, Russia. It all started in 1935 when the USSR Council of People’s Commissars resolved to build Norilsk Plant.

   In 1993, a decree of the President of the Russian Federation transformed the Norilsk Nickel State Concern for the Production of Precious and Non-Ferrous Metals into Russian Joint Stock Company (RJSC) Norilsk Nickel for the Production of Precious and Non-Ferrous Metals.


   The company’s core operations are prospecting, exploration, mining, concentration and processing of minerals along with the production, marketing and sales of non-ferrous and precious metals. It produces nickel, palladium, copper, platinum, cobalt, rhodium, iridium, ruthenium, silver, gold, selenium, tellurium, sulfur, sodium sulfate, and sodium chloride. Those products are supplied to over 30 countries.

   With more than 73 000 employees, MMC Norilsk Nickel PJSC (Nornickel) is considered one of the leading metals and mining companies in Russia, the biggest manufacturer of palladium and refined nickel, and one of the biggest platinum and copper producers. According to Forbes, it is considered one of the top 2000 largest public companies in the world.

*Information from Forbes.com, Wikipedia.org, and ”www.nornickel.com”.

**Video published on YouTube by “INSTALLTECHNO“.