First Quantum Minerals Ltd. has grown from a small mineral operation in Zambia into
a multinational mining business in less than two decades, with a global portfolio
of copper and nickel assets in Europe, Africa, Australia and South America. This
phenomenal growth is down to FQM people who have strived to be Bolder, Smarter and
Driven in everything they do.
In March 2013, First Quantum Minerals acquired Inmet Mining Corporation, a Canadian-based
mining company primarily producing copper and zinc from mines in Finland, Spain
and Turkey, with a major copper deposit under development in Panama, known as Cobre
Panama. The combination of the First Quantum and Inmet assets has created one of
the world’s leading copper producers with a geographically diversified portfolio
of high-quality operations and development projects in eight countries across five
With a strategic plan to produce more than 1.3 million tonnes per annum of copper
within five years, the Company is poised to become the largest, widely-held pure-play
copper producer and one of the top five copper producers in the world.
We've set ourselves the target of 1 million tonnes of total copper production by
This is the year Sentinel, one of three deposits that form Trident, is scheduled
to be operational.
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