AMEM profile

Products of outstanding quality

ArcelorMittal Mining Canada G.P. (AMEM) is one of the main Canadian suppliers of iron ore products for the national and global steel market. With activities in both the mining and primary processing sectors, the company has impressive facilities in Québec, on the north shore of the Gulf of the St. Lawrence.

AMEM produces more than 26 million metric tons of concentrate a year from an extensive deposit in Mont-Wright and its mine in Fire Lake. The Mont-Wright mining complex also includes a crusher, concentrator and huge workshops.

All AMEM’s concentrate is carried by rail to Port-Cartier where part of it is processed at the company’s pellet plant. With an annual capacity in excess of 10 million metric tons, the plant produces various types of pellets to meet the requirements of demanding customers.

The company is renowned worldwide for the quality of its products: it employs some 1,800 people, sixty or so of them seasonal workers.

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