Production of nuclear fuel cycle (NFC)

Diversification of production in all parts of the nuclear fuel cycle is one of the main strategic directions of development of JSC "NAC" Kazatomprom ".

In October 2013, JSC "NAC "Kazatomprom" through the Kazakh-Russian joint venture CJSC" UEC " became a shareholder of JSC "Ural Electrochemical Plant", which is the largest enterprise on uranium enrichment. This cooperation in the peaceful use of nuclear energy has enabled the company to gain access to uranium enrichment services. At the same time, in order to create the conversion of production, "Kazatomprom"  is working on transfer of innovative technologies in Kazakhstan.

For nearly 40 years, a subsidiary of Kazatomprom - Ulba Metallurgical Plant provides services for reconversion and production of uranium dioxide fuel pellets for VVER type reactors, RBMK reactors, PWR.

Fuel assemblies production (fuel assemblies for nuclear power plants) project implementation in the Republic of Kazakhstan is in process. Fuel assemblies production to start at the end of 2020.