Zijin Copper Smelter
Zijin Copper Smelter
Zijin Copper Smelter
Zijin Copper Smelter
Zijin Copper Smelter
  • Location
    Shanghang County, Longyan City, Fujian Province
  • Ownership
  • Project status
    In operation
  • 2022 production
    Cathode copper: 386kt; Sulfuric acid:1.06Mt
  • Project Overview

    Established in 2009, Zijin Copper Co., Ltd. (“Zijin Copper”) primarily produces cathode copper, gold, silver, and sulfuric acid. It also manufactures by-products such as selenium, tellurium, platinum, palladium, and rhodium – rare and precious metals crucial for semiconductors and integrated circuits.

    The company’s cathode copper, branded as “Zijin”, is registered with the London Metal Exchange (LME) and Shanghai Futures Exchange. Similarly, its gold and silver products are registered with the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA), Shanghai Futures Exchange, and Shanghai Gold Exchange.

    The company has received several recognitions, including the National Model Company for Green Products, National Model Project for Water and Soil Conservation, Green Manufacturing Model Factory (awarded by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology), Provincial Model Project for Intelligent Manufacturing, and Provincial Model Company for Circular Economy.