Vale
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Mining, Crude-Oil Production: 7
(Previous rank: 12)
Overall score: 6.31

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Vale stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 13
People management 9
Use of corporate assets 7
Social responsibility 5
Quality of management 11
Financial soundness 4
Long-term investment 3
Quality of products/services 2
Global competitiveness 14
Most Admired
1 Occidental Petroleum 7.27
2 Devon Energy 7.08
3 BHP Billiton 6.92
4 BG Group 6.64
5 EnCana 6.46
6 Anadarko Petroleum 6.40
7 Vale 6.31
8 Rio Tinto 6.30
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 Oil & Natural Gas 6.00
10 Anglo American 5.95
11 Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold 5.81
12 China National Offshore Oil 5.73
13 Xstrata 5.65
14 Husky Energy 5.50
15 PEMEX 4.36
16 Surgutneftegas 4.32
From the March 22, 2010 issue
Note:Changed name from CVRD.
Headquarters
Ave. Graça Aranha 26
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 20030-900
55-21-3814-4477
www.vale.com.br
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