Founded in 1979, IRM is committed to supporting our customers throughout our extensive global supply chain with expertise, honesty, and responsibility.
From marketing and distributing byproducts as a Marketing Partner to delivering crop nutrients and industrial products as a Supply Partner, to providing transportation logistics as a Logistics Partner—we’re here to successfully support our customers at every step. Guided by our core values, we strive for excellence in everything we do, paying attention to detail in all facets of marketing, distribution, and global supply chain solutions. Our network of logistics assets spans the globe with key strategic locations around the world. Through these assets, we are able to meet growing customer demand internationally and domestically.
While the core values of our company have stayed the same throughout the years, the needs of our customers and the world around us have changed. We’re dedicated to exceptional customer service and meeting ever-changing requirements—whether an individual prefers using our customer portal or talking one on one with a knowledgeable member of our team. We can always be counted on to deliver.
OUR CORE VALUES
- Integrity -
Integrity echoes in everything we do, and that’s why we hold transparency and honesty to such high standards.
- Excellence -
We focus on the details to ensure that we deliver you outstanding service and results.
- Innovation -
We embrace technology and strive to reinvent ourselves, our business, and the industry within a competitive market.
- Our Communities -
Together, we seek economic, social, and environmental sustainability within our communities.
- Personal Development -
Supporting the personal improvement of our team through continued education and hands-on training only leads to a stronger team.
- Responsible Profitability -
We firmly believe that we can create economic and social value simultaneously.
- Sustainability -
We are committed to integrating sustainable practices into our work and dedicating our resources to help better our planet.
- Teamwork -
Bringing together the skills and expertise of our team members in a collaborative environment will always create the best solutions.
Everybody here plays a part in accomplishing IRM’s mission. Our team thrives on members with a strong sense of self-motivation, curiosity, and initiative, and we utilize those traits towards our shared vision of excellence. In return, we invest in our team members by providing a stimulating learning environment, a strong support system, and opportunities to develop and take on more responsibility.
We’re committed to more than just providing excellent service to customers. IRM has an extensive history of pledging to sustainable endeavors and building up the communities in which we work.
We are environmental advocates combating climate change and work diligently to incorporate sustainability in the Ag and Industrial industries. It’s our connections around the world that make IRM possible, so we want to do all we can to keep the planet green and growing.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
As a company who engages and works with people around the world, it is important for us to reflect that diversity in our workplace. We are committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving an environment of mutual respect and diverse backgrounds. Since IRM’s start, our workforce and leadership have excelled far above our industry’s average in terms of diversity–and we hope to continue progressing in both our team and the field. We truly see our global team members as part of our IRM family; that is why we offer competitive wages and benefits, educational opportunities, and a Profit-Sharing Plan so that we can share our successes with the team.
Where we work is where we give. As a global company, we make it a point to understand the regions in which our customers live. Where we see a need for our resources, IRM helps support underprivileged communities with a direct service approach.
Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, the United Nations published 17 calls to action to build a better world for people and our planet by the year 2030. Here at IRM, we have integrated 5 primary Sustainable Development Goals into our business model to help enact positive change.
- No Poverty
- Zero Hunger
- Gender Equality
- Responsible Consumption and Production
- Climate Action
Our Health, Safety, Security, and Environment Commitment
International Raw Materials LTD serve the marketing, distribution, and global supply chain needs of our customers through innovative, safe, and sustainable logistics solutions. Our success is guided by our commitment to our core values. We embrace our responsibility to protect the Health, Safety, Security and Environment of our team, our customers, our partners, and the communities we serve. As a company, we strive to achieve profitable growth while safeguarding our environment and being socially responsible. We are committed to the following principles:
To take all reasonable and practical steps to prevent and eliminate the risks of injury to people, health hazards, damage to property, and destruction of the environment,
To conduct and operate business safely, ethically, and efficiently while providing sustainable solutions for our customers and considering the well-being of our team members and stakeholders,
To safeguard the community, workplace, and environment by complying with all applicable laws, rules and regulations while applying industry and international best practices and standards,
To ensure security and take precautionary measures to protect against threats to employees and company assets such as property, information, and reputation.
To continuously strive for safety through education, training, and effective communication to team members, partners, and stakeholders,
To provide leadership and necessary resources for managing a Health, Safety, Security, and Environment program with an aim to achieve ʻZero Incidentsʼ,
To improve the effectiveness of our Health, Safety, Security, and Environment program through internal and external audits, risk assessments, and performance reporting,
To ensure all team members and partners adhere to this policy and strictly implement all Health, Safety, Security and Environment procedures.
IRM is proud to market and distribute ClimateSmart® products, produced using recovered crop nutrients.
Molecules essential to the healthy development of crops are captured from industrial production streams and recycled rather than escaping into the environment. The ClimateSmart seal lets customers know that these products can contribute to sustainable agricultural practices around the world.