PT Vale Wins ASEAN Mineral Award

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12/17/2019

PT Vale Wins ASEAN Mineral Award

The award was given by Thailand’s Deputy Minister of Industry and received by Senior Manager Communications PT Vale Bayu Aji.
The award was given by Thailand’s Deputy Minister of Industry and received by Senior Manager Communications PT Vale Bayu Aji.

PT Vale Indonesia Tbk (PT Vale) took second place in the Metallic Mineral Processing category at the Second ASEAN Mineral Awards (AMA) in 2019. The award was given by Thailand’s Deputy Minister of Industry and received by Senior Manager Communications PT Vale Bayu Aji. The award presentation was conducted in conjunction with the 7th ASEAN Ministers Meeting on Minerals in Bangkok, Thailand (12/13/2019). In this Metallic Mineral Processing category, PT Vale is ranked below the Philippines-based company, Coral Bay Nickel Corporation.

AMA is an ASEAN recognition award for mineral mining companies in Southeast Asia region that practices aspects of good corporate governance, pro-environment and social, and applies high standards to occupational health and safety.

PT Vale came out as runner up because it practiced aspects of sustainability and good added value in running business and operations. The key points include the implementation nickel production using renewable energy, integrated green mining practices, mining waste management with modern technology that is in line with regulatory standards, work policies that are pro to occupational health and safety as well as the implementation of social programs.

PT Vale’s participation in this event is a collaboration with the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources. At the first AMA in 2017, PT Antam Persero Tbk also won the same position and category as PT Vale today.

"Hopefully this award can make us even better going forward in running business and sustainable operations. PT Vale also thanks the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources for including us in this event,” said Bayu Aji.



PT Vale Wins ASEAN Mineral Award