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100% owned by Mauritanian Copper Mines (MCM), a First Quantum Minerals Ltd subsidiary.

Commercial production of copper and gold began here in October 2006.

Training And Development

Find out about the opportunities available for skills and professional development.


At MCM we produce approximately 15,000 tons of copper concentrate every month, employ over 1,000 people and contribute 5.6% gross national income to Mauritania’s total economy.

We actively manage the environmental impacts of our operations and invest in education, water, health and infrastructure projects that improve the quality of life for our employees and local communities.

About Our Mine

Learn more about the history of MCM and our operations today.

Health And Safety

Understand our approach to protecting the health and safety of our employees.

Community Programs

Read about the range on community projects we're involved in.

News And Contacts

Hear the latest news from MCM and get in touch