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Aurubis Stops Copper Smelting After Accident

Industry News 03:53:27PM Jul 16, 2010 Source:SMM

HAMBURG July 16 (Reuters) - Europe's largest copper smelter Aurubis (NAFG.DE), said on Friday it had stopped copper concentrate smelting after an accident at the plant late on Thursday.

The suspension was likely to be short-term, a company spokeswoman said.

The accident affected the concentrate smelting section of the company's Hamburg plant, she said.

Other parts of the plant including copper product and electrolysis were working normally.
 

Aurubis Stops Copper Smelting After Accident

Industry News 03:53:27PM Jul 16, 2010 Source:SMM

HAMBURG July 16 (Reuters) - Europe's largest copper smelter Aurubis (NAFG.DE), said on Friday it had stopped copper concentrate smelting after an accident at the plant late on Thursday.

The suspension was likely to be short-term, a company spokeswoman said.

The accident affected the concentrate smelting section of the company's Hamburg plant, she said.

Other parts of the plant including copper product and electrolysis were working normally.