Its principal activities are in mining, manufacturing, forest products and oil and gas exploration, with its subsidiary, Noranda Sales Corporation Ltd, handling worldwide sales. Noranda has properties in Canada, the US and overseas, including South America and Australia. In 1995 it had sales or operating revenues of $8.4 billion, assets of $12.8 billion and over 32 000 employees. BRASCAN holds 44% of the shares.
Author DEBORAH C. SAWYER
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