Glencore International AG

Australia-based mining technology company XT, formerly Xstrata and subsidiary of Switzerland-registered commodities trader Glencore International AG, has opened an office in Moscow.

Australian mining engineering and services companies have been looking more at the growing number of opportunities in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States such as Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.

The company recognised the importance of Russia and the CIS regions, especially the potential of the future projects and expansions in these regions."- said Lindsay Clark, GM for minerals processing at XT.
15 January 2014

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Glencore International AG

Baar, Switzerland

Company's website:

T: +41 417092000

Contact: Mr Ivan Glasenberg, Chief Executive Officer

Glencore International AG is a commodities trader (metals and minerals, agricultural products and energy) and a diversified natural resources conglomerate with interests in companies involved in mining, smelting, refining and processing. In the energy sector, the company markets products such as coal, crude oil and jet aviation fuel.