Anglo American plc is a multinational mining company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest mining companies, with operations in Africa, Australia, South America, North America, and Europe. The company produces a range of commodities, including diamonds, copper, platinum, iron ore, and coal. Anglo American was founded in 1917 and has grown through a series of mergers and acquisitions over the years. The company is committed to sustainable mining practices and has set ambitious targets to reduce its environmental impact and improve the lives of the communities where it operates.