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The Company’s copper business has a high potential for growth with early signs of momentum for exploding growth. According to China Mineral Resources 2020, the national copper reserve volume was 118.0729 million tonnes. In 2020, the copper resource reserve volume of the Company was approximately 62.06 million tonnes, representing approximately 52.56% of the total volume in China. In accordance with the statistics disclosed by the China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association, the national mine-produced copper production volume was 1.6733 million tonnes, while the Company’s mine-produced copper production volume was 453.4 thousand tonnes, representing approximately 27.10% of the total volume in China.






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Major enterprises

or mines

Name

Interest held by the Group

Mine-produced 

 copper (tonne)

Note

Kolwezi Copper Mine in the DR Congo

72%

114,265

Including: 57,400 tonnes of   electrodeposited copper

Heilongjiang Duobaoshan

100%

100,506


Zijinshan Gold and Copper Mine in Fujian

100%

81,103

Including: 19,859 tonnes of   electrodeposited copper

Serbia Zijin Copper

63%

52,207

Including: 46,937 tonnes of electrolytic   copper

Xinjiang Ashele

51%

45,003


Bisha in Eritrea

55%

21,725


Hunchun Zijin in Jilin

100%

14,405


Total of other mines

24,233


Total

453,447