From 24 – 26 May, 2022, representatives from NAC Kazatomprom JSC (“Kazatomprom” or “the Company”) took part in the 10th annual Kazakhstan International Occupational Health and Safety Conference and Exhibition (“KIOSH”) 2022, held at the International Exhibition Center in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
Panel sessions and round tables were held during the exhibition, where Manas Iskakov, Managing Director for Health, Safety and Environment at Kazatomprom, spoke of the Company's industrial safety systems in the session on "Sustainable development of enterprises through the prism of the best practices of production leaders."
As part of the exhibition, the results of the "Senim-2022" national competition on occupational health and safety were announced, with Kazatomprom’s nominated operations among the contest winners in the category of "Best Occupational Safety Service", where Ulba Metallurgical Plant JSC took first place and Semizbay-U LLP placed third.
The KIOSH exhibition is a unique platform for companies to share experiences and discuss the best international approaches to occupational health and safety.
For further information, please contact:
Kazatomprom Investor Relations Inquiries
Cory Kos, International Adviser, Investor Relations
Botagoz Muldagaliyeva, Director of Investor Relations
Tel: +7 (8) 7172 45 81 80
Kazatomprom Public Relations and Media Inquiries
Gazhaiyp Kumisbek, Chief Expert of GR & PR Department
Tel: +7 (8) 7172 45 80 63
A copy of this announcement will be made available at www.kazatomprom.kz.
Kazatomprom is the world's largest producer of uranium, with the Company’s attributable production representing approximately 24% of global primary uranium production in 2021. The Group benefits from the largest reserve base in the industry and operates, through its subsidiaries, JVs and Associates, 26 deposits grouped into 14 mining assets. All of the Company’s mining operations are located in Kazakhstan and extract uranium using ISR technology with a focus on maintaining industry-leading health, safety and environment standards.
Kazatomprom securities are listed on the London Stock Exchange, Astana International Exchange, and Kazakhstan Stock Exchange. As the national atomic company in the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Group's primary customers are operators of nuclear generation capacity, and the principal export markets for the Group's products are China, South and Eastern Asia, Europe and North America. The Group sells uranium and uranium products under long-term contracts, short-term contracts, as well as in the spot market, directly from its headquarters in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, and through its Switzerland-based trading subsidiary, Trade House KazakAtom AG (THK).
For more information, please see the Company website at http://www.kazatomprom.kz