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In 2019, CRU celebrates 50 years in business. Over this time, we have built up a reputation for integrity, reliability, independence and authority with customers across mining, metals and fertilizers.

Our insights are built on a twin commitment to quality primary research and robust, transparent methodologies. You can rely on our work – our data, our views, our models – because we have built them ourselves, from the ground up, since our foundation in 1969.

The requirement for exclusive, first-hand knowledge has driven us to invest in a global team of analysts, the key to gaining a real understanding of critical, hard-to-reach markets such as China. CRU's people whether delivering market outlooks, price assessments, cost analysis, consulting or conferences – focus on helping customers to make important business decisions.

Across a comprehensive range of commodities, we strive to provide customers with the best service and the closest contact – flexible, personal and responsive.

Analysis

Our analysts are recognised as world experts in their field and can offer invaluable insights and understanding of market dynamics on commodities globally.

Economics

Where macroeconomics meets commodities, our Economics team provides an independent view of the global economy.

Prices

We provide comprehensive, accurate and up-to-date price assessments, combined with insight into the factors and events that are affecting markets.

Licensing

Our licensing model has been configured to provide customers with a simple range of options to meet the most common usage requirements.

Events

We host global conferences and exhibitions on mining, metals and fertilizers, which are attended by senior professionals across industries.

Consulting

Our tailored approach brings you informed and practical advice to address the needs of your business, whatever the issue and wherever in the world.

Compliance

Our structures, policies and working practices are designed and operated to ensure that our business follows best industry practice.

Careers

Our business brings together specialists in many disciplines, working to deliver commodity services to global customers. Find out why people work for CRU.

In the spotlight

The latest from CRU

Insight

Indonesian stainless steel exports likely to be hit by updated safeguards

The European Commission implemented amendments to the EU’s safeguard measures starting from 1 October.

By Alexander Ordosch, Chris Bandmann & Panos Kotseras 09 September 2019   
Topic: Stainless Steel

Seminar

Chile Mining and Metals Briefing

Topics: Copper, Steel, Steelmaking Raw Materials

Webinar

Bumpy roads ahead – preparing for the fertilizer conference season

Topics: , Fertilizer Week, Nitrogen, Phosphates, Potassium, Sulphur and Sulphuric Acid

Spotlight feature

Opportunities and challenges of renewable power for miners

Topics: Aluminium, Aluminium Raw Materials, Coal, Copper, Lead, Nickel, Steelmaking Raw Materials, Zinc

Careers at CRU

Come and work with some of the brightest, most influential and diverse individuals working in metals, mining and fertilizers

Our business brings together specialists in many disciplines, working to deliver commodity services to global customers.

Explore careers at CRU