According to Mines and Metals, based on the performance statistics of major Iranian mine and mining industries companies, 403,994 mt Copper concentrate has been produced by these companies in the first four month of this Persian year which it implies 1% growth compared to same period last year.
During this period, 49,711 mt Copper concentrate in Miduk (4%growth), 110,852 mt in Songun (unchanged) , 239,511 mt in Sarcheshmeh (unchanged), 2,777 mt in Chehel Koreh (80% growth), 725 mt in Farm (13% drop) mines were produced. 93,918 mt out of total production of the above-mentioned companies, is related to July, which it implies 7% drop in comparison with last July.
According to this report, Khatunabad and Sarcheshmeh Companies produced 121,202 mt Copper Anode totally in the mentioned period, which it proves 3% growth compared to the same period last year and they could also produce 29,652 mt of this product in July 2020 (5% growth).
The statistics also imply that 91,080 mt Copper Cathode was produced by these companies (15 growth).based on this report, 55,337 mt Copper Cathode (refinery) and 2,066 mt Copper Cathode (leaching) were produced by Sarcheshmeh Copper Company in the reported period which they drop by 3% and 12%. During this period, 1,085 mt Copper Cathode (leaching) and 31,822 mt Copper Cathode (refinery) were produced by Miduk Copper Company which it implies 11% and 10% drop respectively. These two companies had succeeded in producing 22,072 mt copper cathodes in July which it drops up to 4% compared to last July.