The general rules of ethical conduct contained in this Code must be respected by members of Vale's Board of Directors and its advisory committees, by members of the Audit Council, by the chief executive officer and other executive officers, by employees, interns, service providers and by any other persons who act on behalf of Vale or its subsidiaries.
We have been acting for mining companies looking to raise finance and for banks looking to lend for many years. In today's economic climate, the traditional project finance model based on high, stable commodity prices and the availability of debt is just not working.
GIA industri has long been known as a supplier of locomotives to the mining industry. Today GIA not only offers mine locomotives ranging from 5mt to 50mt, but has also diversified its range through the acquisition of Kiruna Electric Truck, Häggloader, and other lines to offer utility and service vehicles, equipment for high-speed tunnelling, ventilation and underground haulage trucks.