Corporation LLC produced 169,4 thousand tons of copper cathode equivalent within 9 months 2017. These indicator shows increase in compare with the same period of last (2016) year for 6 thousand tons (+3,7%).
The average copper grade in ore made 0,99% as per results of 9 months, that is higher of the average copper content as per same period of 2016 (0,95%) and higher of projected for 8,1%. Overall total Kazakhmys concentrators processed 21,8 million tons of ore since the beginning of 2017.
Bakhtiyar Krykpyshev, Chief Executive Officer of the Managing Board, Kazakhmys Corporation LLC, said: “Kazakhmys on a regular base conducts events for creation of favorable social well- being of our employees. Since 1 September we have raised the wage amount of workers.
About 6 milliard KZT have been spent for these purposes. Health and safety remain to be the main priority for Kazakhmys. A three- year medium –term program of Kazakhmys Group in the field of OHS has been adopted. The main goals – reduction of general accident rates and elimination of fatalities in production”.