Boliden to increase copper output in Finland
Dec 27, 2005 | 10:08 AM
| David Brooks
New Boliden Ltd. plans to expand its Harjavalta copper smelter in Finland.
The Sweden-based company said it will spend around 400 million Swedish kroner ($50 million) on "efficiency enhancement and expansion" at Harjavalta, which also will reduce the unit cost of production by around 20 percent.The upgrade and expansion will see copper anode production increase 27.3 percent to 210,000 tonnes per year from 165,000 tonnes currently, while improvements at the tank house will allow cathode output to reach 153,000 tonnes per year, up 21.4 percent from 126,000 tonnes.....
To access AMM's full content, please log in below. If you do not have an AMM account, we invite you to take a free trial or subscribe below.
Already a registered amm.com user?
Access to amm.com editorial content is granted only to paid subscribers and trialists. If you do not have an active account in your own name, please either subscribe or take a trial and you will have instant access to amm.com content. Sharing your login credentials with individuals who are not subscribers represents a violation of AMM copyright.
Every morning, every minute no matter how often you follow the markets, there's an AMM subscription to fit your needs.
Not sure if you are ready to invest in a subscription right now? Take a free, no-obligation trial. Start your free trial today.