IMIDRO assesses Iran’s upstream copper output

Financial Tribune – The National Iranian Copper Industries Company and its subsidiaries, including Sungun Complex, Miduk Complex and Sarcheshmeh Copper Complex, produced a total of 1.08 million tons of copper concentrate in the first 11 months of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2019-Feb. 19), remaining unchanged in output compared with last year’s similar period.

Production in the month ending Feb. 19 stood at 94,410 tons, marking a rise of 8% year-on-year, the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization’s latest report shows.

An aggregate of 274,250 tons of copper anode were produced during the period under review, down 4% YOY.

Copper anode production during the 11th month stood at 27,491 tons, down 4% YOY.