Mo i Rana is an important industrial and business center situated at the Rana Fjord and the Rana River some 40 km south of the Arctic Circle. Although far north in terms of latitude, the town is situated in the middle of Norway, providing excellent logistics as it is connected to the main north-south and east oriented traffic routes. The ice free harbour is one of Norway’s busiest trading points in terms of frequency of calls and loaded/discharged cargo volume.

Rana Gruber’s mines with the iron ore deposits are located in the Dunderland valley near the village of Storforshei approximately 35 km north of Mo i Rana. The dressing plant is located in the area of Gullsmedvik in Mo i Rana with direct access to its own port and railway connection.