Commodities: Copper, Gold, Molybdenum, Silver
Head Office: Santiago
Codelco, or Corporacion Nacional del Cobre de Chile, also known as the National Copper Corporation of Chile, is a 100% state-owned company. It is the world's largest copper producer and the second largest molybdenum producer. Codelco is Chile's largest company, and plays a key role in the country's economy and development. The company's main area of interest is the development and production of copper resources and by-products, copper processing, refining and its subsequent marketing. The company's long term goal is to maximize the creation of economic surplus and its contribution to the State.