Clever Resourceful Solutions
Orica is the largest provider of commercial explosives and blasting systems to the mining and infrastructure markets, the global leader in the provision of ground support in mining and tunnelling, and the leading supplier of sodium cyanide for gold extraction.
Orica also supplies general chemicals across a diverse range of markets, including agriculture, building and construction, food and beverage, pharmaceutical and personal care, plastics, pulp and paper and water treatment industries.
Orica has a strong portfolio of manufacturing and distribution assets strategically located across Australia Pacific, Asia, EMEA, Latin America and North America which enables us to provide valuable supply chain capabilities for our customers.
Orica is a truly global company with a diverse workforce of over 15,000 people that originate from more than 130 nationalities. We have operations in more than 50 countries with customers in more than 100.
Orica’s strategic positioning within the mining sector allows us to maintain stability through continued global economic uncertainty. The mining and processing segments of the commodities value chain on which Orica focuses are largely influenced by production volumes that demonstrate low volatility, even during times of economic slow-down.Headquarters
SustainabilitySustainability Website(s) or Pageshttp://www.orica.com/Sustainability#.UedST6xJVK4Sustainability Mission Statement
Social responsibility is the foundation of the Orica business model.
The integrity of Orica’s actions, its relationships and its reputation as a well-regarded and respected company form the basis of its social licence to operate in the communities which host Orica’s operations.
At Orica, sustainability means delivering value to stakeholders in the key areas of:
- Safety, health and environment (SH&E)
- Product stewardship
- People and community
- Engagement and communication