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Teck Releases First Economic Contributions Report

Published 07-05-17

Issued by Teck Resources Limited

Summary

Teck Resources Limited (“Teck”) has released an Economic Contributions Report, providing information about the economic benefits generated by its activities, including payments to suppliers, employee wages and benefits, and payments to governments.

Report Highlights

Teck Resources Limited (“Teck”) has released an Economic Contributions Report, providing information about the economic benefits generated by its activities, including payments to suppliers, employee wages and benefits, and payments to governments. The report builds on Teck’s commitment to transparency and voluntary disclosure.
 
“This report provides a detailed look at the economic benefits created at our mining operations, exploration projects and offices around the world,” said Ron Millos, Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, Teck. “We believe that transparency around economic contributions can help stakeholders to understand the benefits generated by our activities, and how those benefits are distributed for local, regional and national economic and social development.”
 
Teck’s 2016 Economic Contributions Report is their first annual independent report of payments to governments and other economic contributions.
 
In 2016, Teck distributed $8.6 billion in economic benefits across all areas where it operates, including:

  • $6.3 billion in payments to suppliers;
  • $1.4 billion in wages and benefits for employees; and
  • $792 million in payments to different levels of government.

For more information and to download Teck’s 2016 Economic Contributions Report, visit the Teck website at: http://www.teck.com/responsibility/
featured-topics/economic-contributions/

 
About Teck

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK. Learn more about Teck at www.teck.com or follow @TeckResources.

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