Glencore plc produces and markets natural resources including refinement, processing, storage, transport, marketing of metals and minerals, and energy products in the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Oceania. It operates through Marketing Activities and Industrial Activities segment. The company also operates marketing and distribution of physical commodities sourced from third party producers and company’s production to industrial consumers including the battery, electronic, construction, automotive, steel, energy, and oil industries. In addition, it provides financing, logistics and other services to producers and consumers of commodities. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Baar, Switzerland.