Kazakhstan has retained its leading position in the world as the largest natural uranium producer. In 2015 the enterprises included in Kazatomprom holding produced over 23 800 tU (101% vs.plan), including uranium output of the national atomic company inclusive of participatory interest in subsidiary and associated companies, which amounted to 13 000 tU (102% vs.plan).
Volume of tantalum production by Ulba plant was 141, 251 t, niobium production – 96,944 t, beryllium production – 1 687, 136 t.
For consumers of Mangistau oblast and Aktau city MAEC-Kazatomprom» generated 4 890 850 kW/h of electric energy, 3 592 339 Gcal of heat energy, 1 214 511 thousand m3 of water, including 11 397 thousand m3 of drinking water.
Uranium Enrichment Center CJSC produced 5 107 417 SWU of the enriched uranium product.
NAC KAZATOMPROM JSC is a national operator of the Republic of Kazakhstan for export of uranium and its compounds, rare metals, nuclear fuel for nuclear power plants, special equipment, technologies and dual-use materials. The Company’s main activities include geological exploration, uranium production, output of nuclear fuel cycle products, production of construction materials, power industry, science, social welfare and personnel training. Kazatomprom is an active participant of the program for renewable energy development in the Republic of Kazakhstan. At present, over 25,000 people are employed by the Company. Kazatomprom is one of the top uranium world producers.