Organization

As the world’s leading supplier of speciality minerals for industry, Imerys is organized around three main activities : Performance Minerals, Solutions for Refractory, Abrasives & Constructions and Solutions for the Energy Transition.
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Performance Minerals

Performance Minerals (PM) are used as functional additives, providing unique properties to our customers’ products of the following markets:

This activity is split in two reporting segments:

- EMEA & APAC (Europe, Middle-East, Africa and Asia Pacific)
- Americas

Solutions for Refractory, Abrasives and Construction

Our minerals in this segment are speciality minerals used as processing aids to facilitate a manufacturing process typically working with high temperatures and providing unique properties to our customers’ products of the following markets:

Solutions for the Energy Transition

These other activities, which are not reported as a segment, include:

  • Graphite & Carbon, serving mainly the mobile energy market.
  • Imerys share in The Quartz Corporation, a joint venture owned 50 % by Imerys, serving the solar and electronic industries with high purity quartz solutions.
  • The lithium projects: EMILI and Imerys British Lithium.

Learn more about our segments and business areas from our Universal Registration Document.