Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) is one of Zambia’s largest copper producers, with operations in Chingola, Chililabombwe, Kitwe and Nampundwe. KCM is a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Limited (“Vedanta”).
The Zambian state-owned ZCCM-IH holds a significant shareholding (20.6%) in KCM also. Since 2004, KCM has invested more than $3 billion to upgrade and expand company assets. Today it is of the largest private sector employers in the country and maintains one of the most comprehensive corporate social investment programmes.
Vedanta Resources Limited is a globally diversified Natural Resources Company with interests in zinc-lead-silver, Iron ore, Steel, Copper, Aluminium, Power, Oil and Gas. Its dynamic portfolio follows a history of consistent geological discovery, technological advancement and sustainable development. With a business model focused on growth, expansion and value creation for our shareholders, positive impact on the community, we operate in and leave a legacy of pride. Operating responsibly and ethically is an integral part of Vedanta’s core values. We deliver on our commitments to all internal and external stakeholders by demonstrating these values through our actions, processes, systems and interactions. We constantly learn and develop; and endeavour to improve our operations. We are fully committed to working with integrity and have upheld ‘uncompromising business ethics’. While our business has expanded over the last 3 decades into many locations around the world, our operations have positively impacted the communities we operate in.