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Orica is a company that offers mining, civil blasting, and ground control solutions. It supplies commercial explosives and blasting systems to the mining, quarrying, oil and gas, and construction markets and sodium cyanide for gold extraction. The company also provides ground support services in mining and tunneling.

TypePublic
Founded1874
HQEast Melbourne, AU
Websiteorica.com

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2022)13,000
Revenue (FY, 2021)$5.7 B(+2%)
Share Price (May 2022)$22.5
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Orica

James Bonnor

James Bonnor

President, North America
Sanjeev Gandhi

Sanjeev Gandhi

Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer
Maxine Brenner

Maxine Brenner

Board Member
Delphine Cassidy

Delphine Cassidy

Chief Communications Officer
Leah Barlow

Leah Barlow

Senior Vice President Discrete Manufacturing and Supply Chain
James Crough

James Crough

President - North America
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Orica Office Locations

Orica has offices in East Melbourne, Cannon Hill, Deer Park, Kooragang and in 22 other locations
East Melbourne, AU (HQ)
ICI House, Level 3/1 Nicholson St
Cannon Hill, AU
Level 2/38 Southgate Ave
Deer Park, AU
Tilburn Rd
Kooragang, AU
15 Greenleaf Rd
Matraville, AU
16 Beauchamp Rd
Railton, AU
520 New Bed Rd
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Orica Financials and Metrics

Orica Revenue

Orica's revenue was reported to be $5.68 b in FY, 2021
AUD

Revenue (FY, 2021)

5.7b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

3.0b

Net income (FY, 2021)

(163.9m)

EBITDA (FY, 2021)

737.1m

EBIT (FY, 2021)

(152.0m)

Market capitalization (20-May-2022)

6.9b

Closing stock price (20-May-2022)

22.5

Cash (30-Sept-2021)

551.0m

EV

8.7b
Orica's current market capitalization is $6.9 b.
Annual
AUDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

5.4b5.9b5.6b5.7b

Cost of goods sold

(2.5b)(2.7b)(2.5b)(2.7b)

Gross profit

2.9b3.2b3.1b3.0b
Half Year
AUDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

2.8b2.9b2.6b

Cost of goods sold

(1.2b)(1.2b)(1.3b)

Gross profit

1.6b1.7b1.4b
Annual
AUDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

514.6m412.6m920.5m551.0m

Accounts Receivable

654.7m681.6m837.7m678.2m

Inventories

626.5m587.5m610.0m635.8m
Half Year
AUDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

464.5m1.2b988.8m

Accounts Receivable

680.0m735.8m685.7m

Inventories

662.7m667.5m625.0m
Annual
AUDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

(34.5m)250.5m91.5m(163.9m)

Depreciation and Amortization

266.9m276.4m261.5m298.3m

Inventories

(88.1m)39.0m33.1m(83.1m)

Accounts Payable

202.2m71.4m(390.1m)126.9m
Half Year
AUDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Net Income

33.3m167.1m78.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

135.7m171.1m209.7m
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Orica Revenue Breakdown

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Orica revenue breakdown by business segment: 89.6% from MINING SERVICES, 8.3% from DISCONTINUED OPERATIONS and 2.0% from Other

Orica Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Orica Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Orica Online and Social Media Presence

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Orica News and Updates

Newmont Akyem Gold Mine Achieves Productivity Gains With Orica’s Autonomous Measurement Technology

Orica’s FRAGTrack™ technology is enabling Newmont’s Akyem Gold Mine to make timely decisions based on automated fragmentation data, to improve the productivity of the mine.

Orica explode into UK drone industry

Training from Consortiq sees explosives and blasting specialist add drone capability to UK product portfolio.

AngloGold Ashanti swoops on former Orica boss

Former Orica boss Alberto Calderon has predicted a bright future for gold as a store of value in a world where central banks keep “printing money like there is no tomorrow”.

Warren County Quarry Optimises Production With Orica’s Fragtrack™ Conveyor Solution

One of the largest quarries in the state of Georgia, USA, Warren County, has implemented Orica’s latest FRAGTrack™ Conveyor technology to produce optimal aggregate, reducing operational costs and increasing saleable product.

Newmont Celebrates 500 Fully Wireless Blasts Using Webgen™ Technology

Newmont with operations worldwide has initiated its 500th blast using WebGen™, the fully wireless initiating system.

Groundprobe Launches World-Leading Reactive Geohazard Monitoring and Alarming System

Global technology leader GroundProbe has launched the industry’s most advanced doppler radar for reactive geohazard monitoring, the RGR-Velox.
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Orica Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Orica founded?

    Orica was founded in 1874.

  • Who are Orica key executives?

    Orica's key executives are James Bonnor, Sanjeev Gandhi and Maxine Brenner.

  • How many employees does Orica have?

    Orica has 13,000 employees.

  • What is Orica revenue?

    Latest Orica annual revenue is $5.7 b.

  • What is Orica revenue per employee?

    Latest Orica revenue per employee is $437.1 k.

  • Who are Orica competitors?

    Competitors of Orica include CSBP, IMDEX and Incitec Pivot.

  • Where is Orica headquarters?

    Orica headquarters is located at ICI House, Level 3/1 Nicholson St, East Melbourne.

  • Where are Orica offices?

    Orica has offices in East Melbourne, Cannon Hill, Deer Park, Kooragang and in 22 other locations.

  • How many offices does Orica have?

    Orica has 29 offices.