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About Port Hedland Chamber of Commerce Inc (PHCCI)

The Port Hedland Chamber of Commerce Inc. (PHCCI) is one of the Pilbara’s biggest and most powerful business networks of more than 400 members. It is an active, independent, not-for-profit organisation that works hard to deliver high-quality services, events and initiatives that make doing business better in Port Hedland.

It is focused on developing strategies for economic growth and business investment which create opportunities and possibilities for future generations.

The PHCCI is committed to ensuring small to medium-sized businesses remain an important contributor to the local economy. Its busy annual events calendar includes the monthly Business After Hours networking events; the Business of the Year awards showcase and a popular Business Breakfast Series.

Port Hedland Chamber of Commerce Website

About BHP (Event Partner)

BHP is one of the world’s leading iron ore producers with operations in Australia and Brazil. It sells lump and fine product from Australiaand iron ore pellets from its Samarco operation in Brazil. BHP Billiton’s principal iron ore operations are based in the Pilbara region of northern Western Australia. The operation comprises a complex integrated system of seven inland mining operations, more than 1,000km of rail, stock yards and two separate port facilities located in Port Hedland.

Iron ore is a major component in many modern office towers, including iconic structures around the world.  It is also used extensively in motor vehicles, washing machines, refrigerators, ovens and other whitegoods.

In pursuing ongoing growth plans, BHP Billiton Iron Ore is committed to working with its local communities to support sustainable development in the region and ensure their needs are incorporated into the company’s expansion plans.

BHP Website

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