Integrated report 2014
Glossary beginning with C
- Converter (blister) copper
A semi-product of the converter process.
- Copper cathodes
The basic form of electrolytically-refined copper; the product of electrolytic copper refining.
- Copper concentrate
The product of enriching or concentrating low-grade copper ore.
- Copper equivalent
Total volume of production of all metals translated into copper based on market prices.
- Copper from own concentrates
Copper obtained from the company’s own mine production.
- Copper from purchased copper-bearing materials
Copper obtained from purchased copper-bearing materials (concentrates, scrap, blister).
- Copper wire rod
Drawn copper rod, usually with a diameter of 6-12 mm, universally used as a starting material in the cable industry.