Iran’s upstream copper output reviewed

Financial Tribune – National Iranian Copper Industries Company and its subsidiaries, including Sungun, Miduk and Sarcheshmeh copper complexes, produced an aggregate of 1.17 million tons of copper concentrate in the last Iranian year (ended March 19, 2020), remaining unchanged compared to the year before.

Production in the month ending March 19 stood at 85,174 tons, going down 5% year-on-year, the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization’s latest report shows.

A total of 304,446 tons of copper anode were produced during the year under review, down 3% YOY.

Copper anode production during the month stood at 30,196 tons, up 10% YOY.