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Corporate & Social Responsibility

MTL Commodities seeks to be a good corporate citizen in all aspects of its operations and activities. To this end we have brought together a series of our operating principles under the broad heading of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). The principles cover all areas of the Company’s operations.

Taken together, these principles form our CSR policy. The policy can be divided into six main areas:

1. Ethical Business Conduct

Our Principles

We value the principles of accountability, honesty and integrity in all aspects of our business. Our policy is to conduct our business in a manner which ensures:

  • Fair treatment of all employees and clients
  • Transparency of our business policies and practices
  • High standards in all matters relating to health, safety and the environment
  • Ethical business practices throughout our operation
2. Policies Specific to the Company
  • Political Contribution – It is the Company’s policy not to make contributions for political purposes.
  • Community Investment and Charitable Donation – Through support of local and national Charities, emphasis is placed on youth development and medical research.
3. Fair Employment Practices

The Company aims to be an equal opportunities employer, to act fairly and to prevent unlawful direct or indirect discrimination in any aspect of employment including hours and place of work, recruitment, training, pay, benefits, promotion, discipline and redundancy.

4. Workplace Health & Safety
  • To provide adequate control of the health and safety risks arising from our work activities;
  • to consult with employees on matters affecting health and safety;
  • to provide and maintain safe plant and equipment;
  • to ensure safe handling and use of substances;
  • to provide information, instruction and supervision to employees;
  • to ensure employees are competent to complete tasks, and to give adequate training:
  • to prevent accidents and cases of work-related ill health;
  • to maintain safe and healthy working conditions; and
  • to review and revise this policy as necessary at regular intervals.
5. Environmental Policy

Introduction and aim

MTL Commodities is an international supplier of raw materials, operating from its head office location within 5 minutes of London Stansted Airport and from various sites operated by its agents and suppliers throughout Europe and the Middle East. The main products of the company are silicon alloys, chromium and manganese alloys to the steel industry, silicon metal to the secondary aluminium industry and coke and carbon products, including metallurgical coke, to the foundry industry. MTL Commodities UK also supplies micro silica, calcium silicon, magnesium ferro silicon and selected reclaimed products. Which are sourced from environmentally responsible suppliers and supplied to environmentally responsible customers. The company recognises that its operations can result in negative impacts on the environment including the generation of waste. It is MTL Commodities's aim to comply with legislation and other requirements, continue to reduce the negative environmental impacts of its business and operate in an environmentally responsible manner.

6. Quality Policy

It is the policy of MTL Commodities & Co UK Ltd to:

  • Consistently anticipate and meet the needs and expectations of its customers
  • Continually improve its standards of product and performance throughout the company including the development of working partnerships with its suppliers
  • Review and establish its quality objectives during regular management reviews
  • Ensure that this policy is communicated to, understood and implemented by all employees throughout the company

MTL Commodities Ltd - Ferroalloy Suppliers in the UK