BHP Billiton Limited is a global resources company. The Company is engaged in the exploration, development, production, processing, and marketing of minerals, such as iron ore, metallurgical and energy coal, copper, aluminum, manganese, uranium, nickel, silver, and potash. It is also engaged in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of conventional and unconventional oil and gas. The Company operates through segments: Petroleum and Potash, Copper, Iron Ore, and Coal. The Company’s Petroleum and Potash segment is engaged in exploration, development, and production of oil and gas and potash pre-development. The Copper segment is engaged in mining of copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, uranium and gold. The Iron Ore segment is engaged in the mining of iron ore. The Coal segment is engaged in the mining of metallurgical coal and thermal (energy) coal.
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