Copper concentrate output capacity to reach 1m tons by March 20

Kerman, Sept 5, IRNA – Managing Director National Copper Industries Company Ahmad Morad Alizadeh said on Saturday that copper output capacity will rise by 25 percent to one million tons by March 20, marking end of the current Iranian year of 1394 (2015-2016).

Morad Alizadeh said in a ceremony to inaugurate second phase of the Copper Condensation line of Sarcheshme Copper Complex, Rafsanjan, that with operation of the factory, the concentrate output capacity of the complex rose up by 25 percent to 680,000 tons from 520,000 tons.
He said the second phase of the Sarcheshme Copper Production Complex Concentration Development Line was put into operation with capital of 80 million euros plus 2,000 billion rials.