Welcome to Konkola Copper Mines. Konkola Copper Mines plc (KCM), one of Africa''s largest integrated copper producers, is a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Plc, one of the world’s largest diversified natural resources companies.
F our big mines dominate Zaia’s copper production, complemented by several smaller players who also play an important role. All the mines are backed by a wide range of respected international investors. The Zaian government, through its investment-holding company ZCCM-IH, is a minority shareholder in nearly all of them – and is, in effect, the biggest shareholder in Zaia’s mining
Zaia’s President His Excellency Edgar Chagwa Lungu, was the Chief Guest of Konkola Copper Mines and the Zaia Golf Union Stage is set for Zaia Open Golf Championship May 20, 2016 Konkola Copper Mines’ parent company, Vedanta Resources Plc, has approved a $782 million investment to develop an open pit zinc
Chibuluma Mine began production in 1955 as a self-contained unit producing copper concentrates, which were treated at the mine concentrator. However, the concentrator was closed in 1991. Chibuluma Coppers Mines Plc is currently owned 85% by Jinchuan Group Company Limited and 15% by ZCCM-Investments Holdings.
Jun 25, 2019· The world''s 20 largest copper mines produce nearly 9 million metric tons of the precious metal a year, about 40 percent of the world''s total copper mine capacity. Chile and Peru, alone, account for about half of the copper mines on this list, but the U.S. does make the cut, with two mines among the top 20.
Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) is the largest copper mining company in the country. Although based in Chingola, 15% of its operations—namely Nkana Refinery, Nkana Acid Plants and Nkana Smelter (the largest smelter in the nation) -- are loed in Kitwe. The Nkana Smelter is the largest primary copper production plant in Zaia.
The Lumwana copper mine is a conventional open pit (truck and shovel) operation. It’s loed about 100 kilometers west of Solwezi in Zaia’s Copperbelt—one of the most prospective copper regions in the world. Lumwana ore, which is predominantly sulfide, is treated through a conventional sulfide flotation plant, producing copper concentrate.
This is the site of Konkola Deep’s nuer 4-shaft, the flagship underground operation of Konkola Copper Mines (KCM), Zaia’s largest integrated copper producer – integrated meaning the company digs ore out of the ground at one end, produces finished copper at the other, and handles all the stages in between, including smelting and refining.
Background Zaia’s major economic activity is mining, and as at 2005, mining contributed about 65% of export earnings. Major minerals are Copper and Cobalt Copper production stands at 465,000 mt, and is expected to reach about 700,000 mt by 2010. 2 big copper mines (new) to being developed, and several small ones.
Mining companies in Zaia are focused on extracting the country’s vast copper and uranium deposits, as well as the more limited gold, nickel and industrial deposits. For companies interested in conducting mining operations, or opening mining companies, in Zaia, Zaia’s Ministry of Mines, under which falls the Chaer of Mines, is the
Feb 26, 2019· Lubae Copper Mine is loed within the Greater Konkola Area of the Zaian Copperbelt and consists of a large – scale mining license covering an area of approximately 240 square kilometres. The mine is a modern, world class facility with fully mechanized underground operations. Lubae Copper Mines is owned by EMR Capital of Australia (80%) 
Lubae Copper Mine is an underground mining operation situated on the Zaian Copperbelt close to the town of Chllilabowe. The Lubae Copper Mine is 80% owned by EMR Capital Resources, while 20% is held by ZCCM Investments Holdings Plc.
Mopani Copper Mines Plc is a Zaian registered copper mining company owned by Carlisa Investments Corporation (90%) and ZCCM-IH (10%). Carlisa Investments Corporation is jointly owned by Glencore Plc (81%) and First Quantum Minerals Ltd (19%). Effective shareholding in Mopani by Glencore and FQM is, therefore, 73.1% and 16.9%, respectively.
Privatization of copper mines in the late 1990s and the implementation of fiscal discipline in 2004 transformed Zaia’s economic performance, leading it to sustained economic growth. Mining investment and the copper price boom further supported this growth. Zaia’s dependency on copper makes it vulnerable to depressed commodity prices.
Since privatisation of ZCCM, ZCCM Investments Holdings Plc (ZCCM-IH) is an investments holdings company which is listed on the Lusaka Stock Exchange, the London Stock Exchange and on Euronext in Paris, and has the majority of its investments held in the copper-mining sector of Zaia. The company''s shareholders are the Government of the
First Quantum Minerals is a leading and fast-growing copper company founded more than 20 years ago with a strong conviction in the long-term fundamentals for copper. Beginning with the 1996 purchase of the Bwana Mkubwa Mining License in Zaia, to reprocess tailings from past mining activities, our assets and operations now span nine countries
Jun 24, 2019· Lubae Copper Mine is loed within the Greater Konkola Area of the Zaian Copperbelt and consists of a large – scale mining license covering an area of approximately 240 square kilometres. The mine is a modern, world class facility with fully mechanized underground operations. Lubae Copper Mines is owned by EMR Capital of Australia (80%) 
Oct 25, 2014· Zaia Mining. Zaia possesses the world’s highest-grade deposits of copper and is ranked 7th largest copper producer in the world for producing copper.. In 2013, Zaia was the sixth largest producer of copper with 800,000 tons increasing from 572,793 tons production in 2008.
Zaia is a major copper-producing nation. Here is how we contribute to the country and help support its people. We mine for copper in Zaia through our majority shareholding in Mopani Copper Mines – situated in the north of the country near the city of Kitwe, in the African Copperbelt. at the Nkana mine in Kitwe, to improve the co
Konkola Copper Mines Plc (KCM) urges all stakeholders to remain calm as the Company continues to operate as a going concern. On Tuesday 21 May 2019, ZCCM-IH Plc, in its capacity as meer of the
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