We are a leading international mining company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. We operate large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold, molybdenum, cobalt, oil and gas.
Our portfolio of assets includes the Grasberg complex in Indonesia, one of the world’s largest copper and gold deposits; significant mining operations in the Americas including the large-scale Morenci minerals district in North America and the Cerro Verde operation in South America; the Tenke Fungurume minerals district in the Democratic Republic of Congo; significant oil and natural gas assets in the U.S., including reserves in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM), onshore and offshore California and in the Haynesville shale play, and an industry leading position in the emerging shallow water Inboard Lower Tertiary/Cretaceous natural gas trend on the Shelf of the GOM and onshore in South Louisiana.
We have significant, high-potential exploration rights in regions around the world, including prospective acreage in Papua, Indonesia, opportunities outside the area of initial development at Tenke Fungurume, as well as a portfolio of exciting exploration targets in North America and South America. We will continue its longstanding focus on adding value through exploration.
Our global operations have corporate headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. The Freeport-McMoRan Center is a newer addition to the Phoenix skyline and houses offices for nearly 800 employees and contractors. The Center, along with satellite offices in Phoenix, provides managerial oversight of the company’s worldwide businesses as well as technical and administrative support for our operations.