Copper Ore Processing Methods
The four major steps in the production of marketable copper are mining, concentrating, smelting, and refining. In a few instances, however, leaching takes the place of concentrating, smelting, and refining. At present, although considerable leaching and direct-smelting ores are produced, the bulk of the copper ore mined is concentrated. The milling of copper ores as practiced in the larger,The Mining Process at Copper Mountain Mine - YouTube,11-10-2013· Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.Kidd Creek Copper and Zinc Mine, Ontario - Mining,,16-12-2020· PROCESSING. The run-of mine ore is shipped to the Metallurgical Division, 27km southeast of the mine. This division consists of a concentrator, copper smelter and refinery, zinc refinery, cadmium plant, indium plant and two sulphuric acid plants. The Kidd concentrator crushes and grinds the ore before flotation.