Press release August 17, 2017 02:00:00 PM CET

Metso recognized as most outstanding international mining supplier in Chile

Metso recognized as most outstanding international mining supplier in Chile

Metso Corporation's press release on August 17, 2017 at 03:00 p.m. EEST

Metso has received an award as the most outstanding international mining supplier 2017 in the ranking of the mining industry suppliers in Chile. Metso has received recognition in this ranking for six consecutive years, this time taking the lead in the category of international suppliers.

The ranking is a globally unique survey in the mining industry. It gives an outlook on how the suppliers are positioned in the markets. This year, Metso was recognized as the company with the best performance in crushing solutions, mill solutions and plant maintenance, in addition to the international mining supplier award.

Metso's José Luis Olaeta and Aldo Cermenati, event host Soledad Onetto and Metso's Eduardo Nilo and Claudio Garcia after the award ceremony.

"It is an honor for us to be recognized by the industry. Over the years, we have established a strong position in the markets, but also maintained our ability to adapt and develop ourselves, and these recognitions showcase that," says Aldo Cermenati, Senior Vice President for the Pacific Rim and General Manager of Metso Chile.

Metso's operations in Chile were established in 1970 and throughout the years Metso has built a strong presence in the country. Currently, Metso has six locations with around 700 employees in Chile. 

Metso is a world leading industrial company serving the mining, aggregates, recycling, oil, gas, pulp, paper and process industries. We help our customers improve their operational efficiency, reduce risks and increase profitability by using our unique knowledge, experienced people and innovative solutions to build new, sustainable ways of growing together.

Our products range from mining and aggregates processing equipment and systems to industrial valves and controls. Our customers are supported by a broad scope of services and a global network of over 80 service centers and about 6,000 services professionals. Metso has an uncompromising attitude towards safety.

Metso is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki in Finland and had sales of about EUR 2.6 billion in 2016. Metso employs over 11,000 people in more than 50 countries. Expect results.

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For further information, please contact:

Macarena Vallejo, Head of Marketing and Communications, Pacific Rim, Metso Corporation, Tel. +56 32 227 0650, Email: macarena.vallejo@metso.com

Helena Marjaranta, Vice President, Global Communications, Metso Corporation, Tel. +358 20 484 3212, Email: helena.marjaranta@metso.com