Metals Business

JX Nippon Mining & Metals Corporation contributes to the sustainable development of society on a global scale through the stable supply and effective use of non-ferrous metal resources and products.

JX Nippon Mining & Metals Corporation, a comprehensive non-ferrous metals company, is dedicated to the supply of resources and materials, with copper as our main product area. Our business operations span the upstream, midstream and downstream segments, from exploration, mining, and smelting and refining to metal fabrication, electronic materials production and sales, and resource recycling.
We are pursuing further innovation in the productivity of resources and materials, with a focus on technological development for the effective, sustainable use of limited resources.

  • Equity-entitled copper mine production (amount of copper contained in copper concentrate)Approx. 180 thousand tons annually 1

    1 Equity basis as of April 2018

  • Electronic materials Product lines with No.1 shares in global markets
  • Copper smelting and refining Refined copper production capacity Approx. 920 thousand tons annually

    2 Equity basis as of March 2017

Main Business Segments

Principal Business Development and mining of non-ferrous metal resources, smelting and refining, and marketing of non-ferrous metals (copper, gold, silver, etc.); manufacture and marketing of electronic materials
Recycling of non-ferrous metal materials; treatment of industrial waste for reuse
Main Products Resource development Copper concentrate, Molybdenum concentrate
Copper smelting and refining Refined copper, Precious metals, Rare metals, Sulfuric acid
Electronic materials Electro-deposited copper foil, Treated rolled copper foil, Precision rolled products, Precision processed products, Thin-film materials
Recycling and environmental services Precious metals, Rare metals
Titanium Titanium sponge, Titanium ingots
Principal Worksites Resource development Caserones Copper Mine, Los Pelambres Copper Mine, Collahuasi Copper Mine, Escondida Copper Mine
Copper smelting and refining Pan Pacific Copper Co., Ltd. (Saganoseki Smelter & Refinery, Hitachi Refinery), Tamano Smelter of Hibi Kyodo Smelting Co., Ltd.; LS-Nikko Copper Inc. (South Korea)
Electronic materials Isohara Works, Hitachi Works, Kurami Works, and Kakegawa Works of JX Metals Precision Technology Co., Ltd.; Takatsuki Works of JX Metals Trading Co., Ltd.
Recycling and environmental services HMC (Hitachi Metal Recycling Complex) Department of Hitachi Works; JX Nippon Environmental Services Co., Ltd.
Titanium Chigasaki Works and Wakamatsu Works of Toho Titanium Co., Ltd.

Company Overview

Name JX Nippon Mining & Metals Corporation
President and representative director Shigeru Oi
Location of head office 1-2 Otemachi 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Paid-in capital 75 billion yen
Shareholders JXTG Holdings, Inc. (100% ownership)

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