Zijin Mining Group Co., Ltd. ("Zijin" or "the Group") is a large mining group mainly engaged in the exploration and mining of gold, copper, zinc and other mineral resources, dual listed in Hong Kong Stock Exchange (H shares, code: 2899) and Shanghai Stock Exchange (A shares, code: 601899). The main business-gold, copper and zinc metal resource reserves and mineral production have entered the top three in the domestic mining industry, with asset scale and sales revenue exceeding RMB 100 billion yuan. As one of the most profitable and competitive large mining companies in Chinese mining industry with the largest control of metal mineral resources, Zijin ranked the 947th place in the Forbes Global 2000 in 2018 and the 14th place among the global non-ferrous mining enterprises, the 2nd place among the world’s public gold miners, and the 82th place in the Fortune China 500 in 2018.
Zijin's main existing projects are distributed in 18 provinces and 11 overseas countries. Domestically, there are a group of main mines such as Fujian Zijinshan Gold and Copper Mine, Jilin Hunchun Gold and Copper Mine, Xinjiang Ashele Copper Mine, Heilongjiang Duobaoshan Copper Mine, Xinjiang Ulugqat Zinc Mine. Overseas, there are 8 mines in production such as the Porgera Gold Mine in Papua New Guinea, the Kolwezi Copper Mine in DRC, and the Tuva Zinc Mine in Russia. The Kamoa Copper Mine in DRC under construction, the Timok Copper Mine in Serbia are world-class super-large high-grade copper mines, the former has a copper metal resource reserve of more than 42.49 million tons, achieving the largest copper mine in Africa and the fourth largest copper mine in the world. Currently the controlled resources, production and profit contributed from overseas are more than one-third of the Group's total in the three aspects, and are expected to exceed 50% in two years.
Zijin perceives innovation as the core competitiveness and leads the industry with rich practical experience and technical advantages in the multiple sections such as geological exploration, hydrometallurgy, comprehensive recovery and utilization of low-grade refractory resources, large-scale engineering development and so on. Zijin always takes safety and environmental protection as the lifeblood in its development, and comprehensively promotes the construction of green mines and ecological civilization, leading the industry with excellent utilization level of resources and energy consumption indicators. Adhering to its own value of “Harmony begets wealth: the company, its people, and the community develop in harmony"，Zijin actively fulfills its social responsibilities, and has won the“China Charity Award”, the top award of its kind, for three times.
Actively responding to the “One Belt and One Road” Initiative, Zijin sticks to the road of innovative development, persists to internationalization, large-scale projects, and asset securitization, aims at ascending to the league of top international miners as an “extra-large scale international mining group with high technology and efficiency”, and strives to provide high-quality mineral products for Chinese and Global economic growth.