Our Purpose and Values

Our Purpose

At KCC we are committed to advancing everyday life by supplying the commodities needed to develop, sustain and improve the world around us.

That purpose is reflected in our values which define who we are, our culture and what it means to work for KCC. Together with our Code of Conduct, which sets out the essential requirements of our values, they represent our commitment to upholding responsible business practices.

Our Values

Our values also underpin how we engage with all stakeholders to achieve our vision.


We never compromise on safety. We look out for one another and stop work if it's not safe.


We have the courage to do what's right, even when it’s hard. We do what we say and treat each other fairly and with respect.


We take responsibility for our actions. We talk and listen to others to understand what they expect from us. We work to improve our commercial, social and environmental performance.


We're honest and straightforward when we communicate. We push ourselves to improve by sharing information and encouraging dialogue and feedback.


We work efficiently and focus on what’s important. We avoid unnecessary complexity and look for simple, pragmatic solutions.


We encourage new ideas and quickly adapt to change. We're always looking for new opportunities to create value and find better and safer ways of working.

Our Vision

To be a world-respected mining business that responsibly produces copper and cobalt, essential resources to improve and modernise our way of life.

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