Asset Report

Mufulira copper refinery

Get this report


You can pay by card or invoice

Contact us

Submit your details to receive further information about this report.

For details on how your data is used and stored, see our Privacy Notice.

- Available as part of a subscription
- FAQ's about online orders

30 November 2018

Mufulira copper refinery

Report summary

The refinery is located at Mufulira on the Zambian Copperbelt adjacent to the Mufulira Smelter.  Road and rail links to other Zambian smelters and export ports are adequate. The first tankhouse unit was commissioned in 1952 with a capacity of 36kt/a cathode and a second identical unit was added in 1955.  By 1957 the capacity of these units had increased to 104kt/a.  In 1956, a two reverberatory furnace wirebar plant was commissioned.  Initial wirebar capacity was also 104kt/a, although this...

Table of contents

  • Key facts
  • Summary and key issues
  • Location maps
  • Participation
  • Products
  • Costs
  • Economic assumptions

Tables and charts

This report includes 8 images and tables including:

  • Key facts: Table 1
  • Detailed map
  • Participation: Table 1
  • Products: Image 1
  • Products: Table 1
  • Costs: Image 1
  • Costs: Table 1
  • Economic assumptions: Table 1

What's included

This report contains:

  • Document

    Mufulira copper refinery

    PDF 948.51 KB

  • Document

    Mufulira copper refinery.xls

    XLS 628.00 KB