Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev got acquainted with work of Ulba Metallurgical Plant
B.Sagintayev was presented with Tantalum production building, where high-capacity condenser tantalum powders are produced, which are an integral component of high-quality radio-electronic equipment.
UMP is one of the world’s recognized producers of uranium and tantalum products. The enterprise is a part of the National Atomic Company “Kazatomprom”. The exporters of the plant’s products are Russia, the United States, China, Japan, Germany, France, Austria.
The company is engaged in the reprocessing of nuclear fuel, the production of rare metals and semiconductor materials, the extraction of mineral raw materials for the chemical industry and the production of fertilizers, as well as other basic inorganic chemicals. To date, the plant’s production capacity by main types of products is 6 900 tons per year. Work is underway to further modernize the enterprise.
Ulba Metallurgical Plant, where new technologies are already being introduced and the state program of industrialization is being implemented, can become the basis of a new model of economic growth not only in the region, but also in the country.
At the end of the presentation, Akimayor of EKR D. Akhmetov, Chairman of the Board of JSC NAC Kazatomprom A. Zhumagaliyev and Chairman of the Management Board of JSC “UMP” Yu. Shakhvorostov signed a tripartite Memorandum on cooperation within the framework of social and economic development of the region in the presence of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan