Sherritt International Corp.
Sherritt International Corp. produces nickel, cobalt, thermal coal, oil, gas and electricity. It operates through five segments: Metals, Coal, Oil and Gas, Power, and Corporate and Other. The Metals segment comprises the mining, processing and marketing of commodity nickel, cobalt and the production and sale of agricultural fertilizers. The Coal segment mines and sells thermal coal primarily for use as fuel to generate electricity and holds a portfolio of royalty assets. The Oil and Gas segment includes exploration and development of oil and gas in Cuba, Spain, Pakistan and the United Kingdom. The Power segment constructs and operates electricity generating plants that provide electricity in Cuba and owns an electricity generating plant in Madagascar. The Corporate and Other segment is comprised of the metallurgical technology business, mineral products division, management of cash and short-term investments, and general corporate activities. The company was founded on October 4, 1995 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.