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Onsan copper smelter

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The smelter is located in Onsan City. The process has two production lines, one with the Mitsubishi technology and the other with the Flash technology. The total capacity of the smelter is 1.9 Mt/a of concentrate. Wood Mackenzie’s asset reports are built from the bottom up, incorporating a number of granular data metrics to ultimately produce our industry standard cash operating costs. This report contains a detailed asset note giving you a holistic view of the asset, including an operational overview through to a timeline of events from inception to now. This qualitative analysis is supplemented by the associated Excel download which enables interrogation of a whole series of cost and production metrics over the life of the asset.

Table of contents

  • Summary
  • Key issues
  • Emissions
  • Flowsheet
  • Feed Preparation
  • Smelting process
  • Auxiliary plants

Tables and charts

This report includes 6 images and tables including:

  • Onsan Emission Intensity Quartile Ranking - total global production - tonnes Cu
  • Detailed map

What's included

This report contains:

  • Document

    Onsan copper smelter

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