What Does BHP Do?

BHP, previously known as BHP Billiton, is the trading entity of BHP Group Limited and BHP Group plc. It is an Anglo-Australian multinational mining, metals and petroleum company. While its headquarters are in Melbourne, Australia, the English-registered plc arm has a primary listing on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.

BHP has mining operations in Australia, North and South America, and petroleum operations in the US, Australia, Trinidad and Tobago, the UK and Algeria.

The company has four primary operational units: coal, copper, iron ore, petroleum.