Corporate Social Responsibility is a key component of Nevsun’s strategy. The Bisha Mine continues to be an international and national success story. We are proud of the fact that the economic benefits from the Bisha Mine are being shared by both our shareholders and the Eritrean people. It is what we promised when we reached our first mining agreement with the Eritrean Government back in 2007.
2014 Operational Highlights
Average realized copper price per pound
2014 Net Income
$93 Million or $0.47 per share
$0.16 per share
Successful exploration program
27,300 metres drilled
21 Million+ Hours
Without a lost time injury (3 years)
Accelerated training and personal development for local Eritreans
Commenced progress on zinc processing facility over 30% complete
196 Million Pounds
of copper in concentrate at a cash cost of $1.05 per payable pound of copper
Nevsun Resources Ltd. (“Nevsun”) is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. The Bisha Mine initially went into commercial gold production in early 2011 and transitioned to commercial copper production in December 2013. It will add zinc concentrate production capability, commencing in mid-2016.
About This Report
Nevsun aims to demonstrate our continued commitment to provide an ongoing, transparent, and assembled account of our sustainable economic, social, and environmental practices and performance.