Konkola Copper Mines Mining News

Congo copper output seen up 12% to 1.2 million tonnes

Copper production in Democratic Republic of Congo, Africa's top producer, is expected to rise.

Vedanta to double output at Zambia's Konkola Copper Mines – regional CEO

Vedanta's Deshnee Naidoo told Reuters, adding that KCM is on track to produce 400,000 tonnes of copper a year in the next few years.

Zambia sees copper output easing slightly this year

Mainly due to lower output from Konkola Copper Mines, a subsidiary of London-listed Vedanta Resource

Zambia orders Vedanta unit to get rid of Chilean copper

The country’s environmental management authority found the copper concentrate imported from Chile had high levels of arsenic, a toxic substance.

Vedanta forces 133 of its Zambian workers to take paid leave

Konkola Copper Mines, owned by Vedanta, said the move was a result of poor metal prices, which has hit the global copper industry very hard.

Vedanta to replace 1,500 Zambian workers with machines

Zambian government wants to talk it over.