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BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)

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BHP Billiton Limited
BHP Billiton Centre
171 Collins Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000
Australia - Map
Phone: 61 3 9609 3333
Fax: 61 3 9609 3015

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Sector:Basic Materials
Industry:Industrial Metals & Minerals
Full Time Employees:N/A

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BHP Billiton Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified natural resources company worldwide. The company explores for, develops, produces, and markets petroleum with operating assets located in the deep water Gulf of Mexico, onshore U.S., and Australia, as well as the United Kingdom, Trinidad and Tobago, and Pakistan; and holds potash exploration rights to approximately 14,500 square kilometers of prospective ground in the Saskatchewan potash basin in Canada. It also produces and supplies primary aluminium, alumina, nickel, and manganese ore and alloys; and produces and exports seaborne metallurgical coal and thermal coal. In addition, the company explores for and produces copper, silver, lead, uranium, zinc, and iron ore. It serves smelters; wire rod mills, brass mills, and casting plants; electricity generating utilities; stainless steel, specialty alloy, foundry, chemicals, and refractory material industries; steel producers; and power stations, power generators, and industrial users. The company was formerly known as BHP Limited and changed its name to BHP Billiton Limited in July 2001. The company was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. BHP Billiton Limited operates as a subsidiary of BHP Billiton Group.

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Dr. Andrew Mackenzie B.Sc. (Geology), Ph.D.(Chemistry), 57
Chief Exec. Officer and Non-Independent Director
Mr. Graham Kerr BBus, FCPA, 43
Chief Financial Officer, Chairman of Financial Risk Management Committee and Chairman of Investment Committee
Mr. Mike Henry BSc (Chem), 48
Pres of HSEC, Marketing and Technology
Mr. Geoff Healy BEc, LLB, 48
Chief Legal Counsel
Ms. Jane F. McAloon BEc (Hons), LLB, GDipGov, FCIS, 50
Pres of Governance and Group Company Sec.
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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