Delivering innovative commodity solutions worldwide
Liberty Commodities and SIMEC Commodities, both members of the GFG Alliance, have expertise in trading that stretches over nearly 6 decades. Liberty Commodities is a global solutions provider to the international steel and non-ferrous metals industries, trading 8 m tonnes every year, while SIMEC Commodities specialises in energy.
With a presence in 30 countries across five continents, the GFG Alliance has many long-standing relationships with clients, some established for over decades. Its ferrous material portfolio includes iron ore, scrap, coking-coal and coke, direct reduced iron and hot briquetted iron, slabs, hot rolled coil, cold rolled coil, galvanized steel, de-bar, wire rod, rail, structurals, prepainted galvanized steel, billets, de-bar, wire rod, and merchant bar. Its non-ferrous division trades nickel, zinc, copper, aluminium and tin. SIMEC Commodities trades in oil products and coal.
GFG Alliance’s supply-chain solutions cover logistics, cargo handling, inland movement of cargo, container handling and stuffing, storage at warehouses and ports, chartering of vessels, breaking bulk, inspection, insurance, and inland distribution of material at destination. Value-added services also include financial solutions, such as prepayments, inventory finance, tolling finance, and open credit, as well as price risk management, service centres, and partnerships.