The reporting of conversion cost is different for each metal. This Insight defines a common basis whereby the conversion costs for zinc, copper and aluminium smelters can be compared. The effect of by-product and energy credits is also examined. The key drivers are highlighted, as are the effects these have on the conversion costs for the different metals smelting operations.
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Insight | Jun 2014
Smelters - The conversion cost dilemma
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