By the land or by the sea, we seek an increasingly safe and sustainable path.
We created a logistics network that is part of mines, railroads, ships and ports, ensuring agility and efficiency during transportation. In addition to our products, we carry cargo to third parties and offer two passenger train lines in Brazil.
We are present in about 2,000 kilometers of railroad network in Brazil with an average of x trips per month.
The passenger train makes our direct connection with the communities We received 1.3 million passengers annually on the Vitória-Minas Railroad and the Carajás Railroad.
Learn more about our railroads:
Photographer: Daniel Mansur
Vale Tourist Train
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Alô Vale (toll-free call)
0800 285 7000
Customer service to hearing impaired people
0800 021 9934
Ports and Terminals
Integrated with railroad networks, our ports are in Brazil, Indonesia, Malaysia and Oman and, like the trains, they offer the cargo service for third parties.
Photographer: Vitor Nogueira
Port of Tubarão and Praia Mole
Ponta Madeira Terminal
Ilha Guaíba Terminal
Teluk Rubiah Terminal
Balantang Special Port
To ensure logistical efficiency, we operate large ships, ensuring cost-saving, agility and sustainability in the transport of ore. Our fleet also has chartered vessels to serve the market around the world on equal terms.
Photographer: Marcelo Coelho
With the growth of Chinese demand in the 2000s, the need arose for the use of very large ships, the Very Large Ore Carriers. These vessels with a capacity of 375,000 tons mainly travel between Brazil, where our main operations are located, and Asia..