Jinchuan halts 200kt of copper refining output in China’s Gansu province

Jinchuan Group has halted half of the copper refining output at its plant in the Chinese province of Gansu following a power transformer failure at the facility, market participants told Metal Bulletin.

The facility in Gansu has copper smelting capacity of 400,000 tonnes per year and refining capacity of 400,000 tpy, however the failure has only affected the facility’s refining operations causing the producer to halt approximately 200,000 tonnes of...

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Kiki Kang

February 14, 2018

09:10 GMT

Shanghai