In 2016 Kazakhmys Corporation LLC produced 225,657 tons of copper in cathode equivalent. This figure exceeded the same period of the last year (2015) by 5,4 thousand tons (+2.5%). The average copper grade in ore at the year-end was 0,95%, that is higher of the average copper grade in 2015 (0,91%) and greater than predicted amount by 1,1%
Collective agreement for 2017-2019 was signed in Kazakhmys. Labor relationship will be governed on the basis of the document between the employer and staff of Kazakhmys enterprises within the next three years. The main feature of the document signed by the management of corporation and leaders of trade unions – is preservation of all social guarantees for person of labor.
Total copper cathode equivalent produced in the first half of 2016 by Kazakhmys Corporation LLC is 111.6 thousand tons. This figure rose by 8.3 thousand tons (+8%) over the corresponding period of the last year.
Kazakhmys Corporation LLC summed up production activity for the I quarter of 2016 In I quarter of 2016 Kazakhmys Corporation LLC produced 55,5 thousand tons of copper in cathode equivalent.
ZIOMAR Engineering Company (a part of the machine-building division of Rosatom-JSC Atomenergomash, Russia) and the Kazakhmys Energy (Kazakhmys Energy, the Republic of Kazakhstan) have signed an agreement for the provision of services related to the modernization of equipment installed at the energy facilities operated by the Kazakhstan company.
For the first time in eight years the plan was completed ahead of schedule at the Nurkazgan Concentrator. 18 369 tons of copper in concentrate were actually produced instead of planned 18 323 tons.
Kazakhmys started industrial testing of innovative technology – cathode copper production of sulphide ore (Hydrometallutgy)
A meeting with the participation of Bakhtiyar Krykpyshev, General Director of Kazakhmys Corporation LLC was held in the regional representative office of Nur Otan Party.
Nurmukhambet Abdibekov, Akim of Karaganda region visited the Nurkazgan underground mine and the Nurkazgan Concentrator, Kazakhmys Corporation LLC.
Corporate anti- bribery policy is being updated at the Company. Kazakhmys has been paying special attention to anti-bribery provisions since 2012.