About Orica


Orica is the largest provider of commercial explosives and blasting systems to the mining and infrastructure markets, a global leader in the provision of ground support in mining and tunnelling, and a leading supplier of sodium cyanide for gold extraction.

Security of supply is delivered to our customers through a strong portfolio of manufacturing and distribution assets strategically located across the world.

Orica’s value of No Accidents Today underpins our commitment to the safety, health and wellbeing of our people and customers, the environment, and the communities in which we operate.

Global Reach

An Australian company with a global footprint, Orica has a diverse workforce of over 12,000 people, with operations in more than 50 countries and customers in more than 100.

Orica’s strategic positioning within the mining sector allows us to maintain resilience through continued global economic uncertainty. The mining and processing segments of the commodities value chain on which Orica focuses are largely influenced by production volumes that demonstrate lower volatility than commodity prices, even during times of economic slow-down.