Imerys, Transform to perform



The Group


World leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, Imerys is also a committed local player.


Imerys actively supports many initiatives, thereby contributing to economic and social development of communities surrounding its industrial sites. Depending on the situation and needs, the Group operates in the areas of education, health, environment, culture and occasionally for humanitarian emergencies.

Imerys’ sponsorship strategy focuses on two main areas of commitment: education and photography.

In the field of education, Imerys specifically encourages initiatives favoring the fight against illiteracy, the education of women and girls and the support to young adults to enhance their employability.

Through its support to photography, Imerys wishes to express its social responsibility and promote access to culture and diversity.

Imerys combines its name to boat racing, supporting the skipper Phil Sharp through a technology partnership on the Energy Challenge project.

The Group's employees are actively involved and participate in the various initiatives benefiting surrounding communities.

Acting with a responsible approach is preparing for the future.

Imerys is based in over 50 countries and has 250 industrial sites.

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Imerys’s strengths

With a focus on markets, Imerys is constantly developing new mineral solutions and owns world-class mineral resources and industrial assets.

Corporate governance

General Management and Executive Committee, Board of Directors, specialist committees and internal control – learn all about Imerys’s corporate governance.


Through a dynamic policy of acquisitions and internal growthImerys, Imerys has capitalized on its significant industrial experience. Discover the key dates in its history.