Asset Report

Plovdiv zinc smelter

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

09 June 2017

Plovdiv zinc smelter

Report summary

The decision to construct a zinc smelter at Plovdiv was taken in 1957 to enable the processing of the expanded output of concentrates in the Rhodopi region.  Design and construction took place between 1959 and 1961 and the zinc plant, capacity 35kt/a, was commissioned at the end of 1961, being expanded to 55kt/a in 1963; lead production at the 50kt/a sinter - blast furnace - pyro-refining lead smelter that shares the same site started at the end of 1963.  Other sections for the production of...

Table of contents

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

Tables and charts

This report includes 14 images and tables including:

  • Key facts: Table 1
  • Location maps: Image 1
  • Participation: Table 1
  • Flowsheet
  • Process overview: Table 1
  • Process overview: Table 2
  • Process overview: Table 3
  • Process overview: Table 4
  • Products: Image 1
  • Products: Table 1
  • Products: Table 2
  • Costs: Image 1
  • Costs: Table 1
  • Economic assumptions: Table 1

What's included

This report contains:

  • Document

    Plovdiv (Electrolytic) zinc smelter

    XLS 290.00 KB

  • Document

    Plovdiv zinc smelter

    PDF 1.21 MB

  • Document

    Plovdiv zinc smelter.xls

    XLS 467.50 KB

Other reports you may be interested in

Browse reports by Industry Sector