Chief Executive Officer of NAC Kazatomprom JSC ("Kazatomprom" or "the Company") Mazhit Sharipov made a working visit to uranium mining enterprises located in Kyzylorda and Turkestan regions from April 18 to 20.
The head of the Company visited the production sites of RU-6 LLP, Kazatomprom-SaUran LLP, JV KATCO LLP, a branch of TTC LLP, branches of GTZ and GRE-5 of Volkovgeology JSC, the Irkol mine of Semizbay-U LLP, familiarized himself with working and living conditions of shift workers, and met with labor collectives.
Mazhit Sharipov expressed gratitude to all employees of the Company and noted that their solidarity, mutual support, and professionalism helped ensure the continuity of the production activities of the nuclear holding during the pandemic and the January events.
Well-being, safety and health of employees have always been and remain the main value of Kazatomprom. The company continues to carry out systematic work to create decent working conditions and remuneration for personnel. In order to provide employees of all subsidiaries and affiliates with quality protective clothing in a timely manner, a uniform standard of protective clothing is being introduced. Work is also underway to improve the quality of food for production personnel and the quality of medical care (unification of health insurance packages for employees of subsidiaries and affiliates).
As a result of the working visit, the head of Kazatomprom instructed to continue work aimed at improving the well-being and working conditions of the staff of subsidiaries and affiliates, as well as at meeting production and financial indicators.
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Cory Kos, International Adviser, Investor Relations
Botagoz Muldagaliyeva, Director of Investor Relations
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Gazhaiyp Kumisbek, Chief Expert of GR & PR Department
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Kazatomprom is the world's largest producer of uranium, with the Company's attributable production representing approximately 24% of global primary uranium production in 2021. The Group benefits from the largest reserve base in the industry and operates, through its subsidiaries, JVs and Associates, 26 deposits grouped into 14 mining assets. All of the Company's mining operations are located in Kazakhstan and extract uranium using ISR technology with a focus on maintaining industry-leading health, safety and environment standards.
Kazatomprom securities are listed on the London Stock Exchange, Astana International Exchange, and Kazakhstan Stock Exchange. As the national atomic company in the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Group's primary customers are operators of nuclear generation capacity, and the principal export markets for the Group's products are China, South and Eastern Asia, Europe and North America. The Group sells uranium and uranium products under long-term contracts, short-term contracts, as well as in the spot market, directly from its headquarters in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, and through its Switzerland-based trading subsidiary, Trade House KazakAtom AG (THK).
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