About Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold
Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (FCX) is one of the world's largest producers of copper and gold. It imines and mills ores containing copper, gold, molybdenum and silver for the world market.
Engagement with the EITI
A senior executive of Freeport-McMoRan is a member of the EITI International Board. They have co-sponsored the Global EITI Conference in Peru, the conference on beneficial ownership held in Indonesia and visits of the EITI International Secretariat and associated stakeholders to their operations.
Freeport-McMoRan subsidiary, PT Freeport Indonesia, is a member of the Indonesian MSG. In addition, our Cerro Verde (Peru) operation also actively participates in the EITI process.
The company provides data in EITI implementing countries where they operate. Annually, they also publicly publish cash payments to governments in all regions where they operate: https://fcx.com/sustainability/approach/transparency-of-government-payment
Financial contribution to international management of the EITI
Freeport-McMoRan has made numerous contributions towards EITI events in the past. More specifically, it contributed towards EITI's 2019 Global Conference taking place in June at the OECD Conference Centre in Paris. It has also contributed to the EITI's Global Conference in 2016 in Lima and the first international EITI Beneficial Ownership Conference in Indonesia in 2017.
The company provides additional contribution to the EITI through its ICMM membership.