Mining business group
The Mining business group covers exploration, extraction and processing of uranium ore and the reclamation of sites after production has finished. The group holds a broad portfolio of mines in operation (Canada, Kazakhstan and Niger), as well as projects under development (Africa).
AREVA is the second largest uranium mining producer in the world, with 9,760 metric tons of uranium produced in 2012.
- 14.6% of AREVA's consolidated revenue in 2012.
- About 4,601 people around the globe.
The Mining business group prospects, mines and processes uranium ore. It restores sites after mine closure.
AREVA manages 4 main mining activities: exploration, extraction and processing of uranium ore and the reclamation of sites once production is finished.
Exploration, extraction and processing of uranium ore and site reclamation. Discover more about AREVA's mining activities.
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Prospecting for, producing and selling uranium, with a commitment to efficient performance and social and environmental responsibility, are the main activities of AREVA’s Mining activity.