Mopani Copper Mines Plc

One of the biggest mines and exporters of copper and cobalt

. Product/Service Copper cathodes
. Shareholding ZCCM-IH: 10%, Glencore: 73.1%, FQM: 16.9%
. Sector Mining
. Location Kitwe and Mufurila, Copperbelt Province
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Company Profile

Mopani Copper Mines Plc is a Zambian registered copper mine owned by ZCCM-IH (10%), Glencore Plc (73.1%) and First Quantum Minerals Ltd (16.9%).

In April 2000, Mopani purchased assets of the Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Limited (ZCCM) comprising underground mines, a concentrator, a smelter and a refinery at Mufulira mine site and underground mines, open pits, a concentrator and a cobalt plant at Nkana mine site in Kitwe.

Company Information

Corporate Office

Nkana West, Corner of Central Street and 5th Avenue
P. O. Box 22000, Kitwe, Zambia
Phone: +260 2 247000/247002
mopani@mopani.com.zm

Key Company Highlights

Invested in 3 new shafts: Synclinorium, Mindolo Deeps and Mufurila Deeps. The Synclinorium is fully commissioned and actively hoisting, while the Mindolo and Mufurila projects are to be commissioned by end of 2019;
Mufurila Deeps will add 25 years to the life of the mine. At its design depth of 2 km, Mufulira Deeps will be the world’s second deepest, single-shaft underground copper mine, a shade behind the 2.1km-deep Resolution Copper Mine in the state of Arizona, USA;
Mopani (MCM) has underground mines, a concentrator, a smelter and a refinery at Mufulira mine site, open pits, a concentrator and a cobalt plant at Nkana mine site in Kitwe.

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