Managem today has several copper-bearing assets on the African continent, mines under production, assets undergoing exploration and large-scale projects under development such as Pumpi in DRC and Tizert in Morocco. Our aim is to double our copper production by 2021.
A metal of the future
Copper is a metal of the future and is present in numerous sectors such as energy, housing, electronics, transport and health. It is much coveted by renewable energy players and is used in the manufacture of electrical batteries and photovoltaic panels.
In combination with nickel, tin, or bronze, copper is used in many alloys. It is appreciated for its hygienic properties, its electrical and thermal conductivity, its ductility and its strength. It is particularly sustainable, because totally recyclable.