Press releases

February 17, 2022

“Part of the solution”: Aurubis wants to expand its pioneering role in recycling

“Without metals, there’s no future”: as a leading multimetal company, Aurubis AG wants to be part of the solution to the enormous challenges that the economy, industry, and society are now facing.

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Monday, February 14, 2022

Aurubis Bulgaria provides tickets for Master of Art employees

For the third year in a row, Aurubis Bulgaria grants tickets to all its employees who are interested to watch the movies of the winter online edition of Master of Art Film Festival- the only international film festival for art documentaries in Eastern Europe.

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Monday, February 14, 2022

Aurubis Bulgaria supported a project for young architects and civil engineers

For the eighth consecutive year, the CITY Academy organizes competitions for young architects and engineers in the field of construction, urban architecture, interior design and infrastructure.

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November 10, 2021

Aurubis builds recycling plant in the US and sets its sights on sustainable growth

Aurubis AG is further expanding its activities in recycling metal-bearing materials internationally.

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October 20, 2021

Aurubis commissions largest environmental protection installation in Hamburg since the 1980s

Today Aurubis AG inaugurated a new, innovative system for Reducing Diffuse Emissions (RDE) in primary copper production at the Hamburg site.

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Monday, October 11, 2021

Tomorrow Metals by Aurubis: Multimetal supplier stands for a strong commitment to sustainability

During the London Metal Exchange Week, the annual meeting of the metals industry in the UK capital, multimetal supplier Aurubis presented its new label. With the name “Tomorrow Metals by Aurubis,” it emphasizes the Group’s strong focus on sustainability.

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Wednesday, September 8, 2021

"Aurubis Bulgaria" AD: Notice to shareholders

Aurubis Bulgaria AD informs you that on September 2, 2021 a General Assembly of the shareholders of the company was held, at which a decision was made to pay a dividend in the amount of BGN 12.73 per share.

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Thursday, August 19, 2021

Aurubis awarded platinum status for sustainability by EcoVadis

Aurubis AG has further improved its CSR ranking issued by EcoVadis. With 73 of 100 points in the assessment, the company was distinguished with the platinum status for the first time.

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Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Partial sale of flat rolled products segment: Aurubis signs term sheet with INTEK Holding

Aurubis AG intends to sell the FRP plant in Zutphen (Netherlands) as well as the slitting centers in Birmingham (United Kingdom), Dolný Kubín (Slovakia), and Mortara (Italy) with a total of about 360 employees.

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Thursday, August 5, 2021

Nine-month report: Aurubis generates excellent result

Aurubis AG continued the positive trend of the current fiscal year in Q3, presenting more than double the result in today’s nine-month report compared to the same period of the previous year: operating EBT rose to € 268 million (previous year: € 133 million).

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Monday, July 26, 2021

Aurubis Bulgaria awarded two special prizes in the latest edition of the FameLab All Stars popular science competition

Aurubis Bulgaria was once again a main partner to the Sofia Science Festival. This is the biggest festival aimed at promoting science among young people. Many interesting and highly relevant topics were included in the programme.

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Thursday, June 24, 2021

Aurubis-1 start of construction for largest in-house PV plant in Bulgaria

Aurubis started the construction of a 10-megawatt (MW) solar power plant near its production site in Bulgaria. This is the next step towards sustainable multimetal production. Once completed, it will be the largest PV plant for in-house electricity production by a company in the country.

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Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Aurubis Bulgaria financed the surveillance system in the town of Pirdop

Aurubis Bulgaria financed the establishment of a sophisticated surveillance (CCTV) system in the town of Pirdop. The project was implemented within the framework of the 2019-2021 Partnership Programme between the copper plant and the Municipality of Pirdop.

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Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Tim Kurth was re-elected President of the German-Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry with a term of office until 2025

The General Meeting of the German-Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GBCCI) re-elected Tim Kurth, CEO of Aurubis Bulgaria for another term of office as GBCCI President.

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Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Aurubis: First copper anodes produced with hydrogen

Aurubis started the series of tests for hydrogen use on an industrial scale in copper anode production at the Hamburg plant. The pilot project in which hydrogen and nitrogen were introduced in the production facility (anode furnace) instead of natural gas went according to plan. Initially, the current tests will gauge the...

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Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Aurubis Bulgaria hosted the FIFA 20 charitable virtual tournament

Aurubis Bulgaria hosted FIFA 20 PlayStation 4 tournament. The virtual competition was organized for charitable purposes with the technical assistance of the Innovator start-up company and in partnership with BCause Foundation within the framework of the Games for Good initiative of the Un Global Compact Network Bulgaria.

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Monday, June 7, 2021

Aurubis Bulgaria supported Pirdop, Zlatitsa and Anton in the celebration of the 1st of June, the International Children’s Day

This year, with the financial support of Aurubis Bulgaria, the children in Zlatitsa enjoyed the production The Wolf from Fairy Tales of Lyubomir Kabakchiev Theatre, Kazanluk, while the children from Pirdop Municipality had the opportunity to enjoy the performance of Funny Concoctions of PAN Theatre, Sofia.

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Thursday, May 13, 2021

Sustainable success in the first fiscal half-year: Aurubis achieves significantly higher result

Significantly higher refining charges for recycling materials, an increased concentrate throughput, strict cost discipline, high product demand, and a higher metal result with a strong increase in metal prices: these factors combined are the key reasons for the significantly higher operating earnings before taxes (EBT) of € 185 million that Aurubis AG generated in the first half of its current fiscal year compared to the prior-year period (€ 91 million).

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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Aurubis Bulgaria organised the traditional Health and Safety Week online

Aurubis Bulgaria, in partnership with Multisport, held its traditional campaign under the motto Health and Safety Week. The ongoing emergency situation made it imperative to adapt to new conditions in our working and private life. It changed our habits, plans and ways to communicate.

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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Aurubis Bulgaria celebrated World Earth Day together with schools and kindergartens in the region

„Аурубис България“ заедно с всички общински училища и детски градини в Пирдоп, Златица и Антон отпразнува Световният ден на Земята. Компанията осигури над 700 дървета, храсти и цветя. Растенията бяха доставени на учебните заведения и засадени от деца и учители на 22 април.

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Monday, April 26, 2021

Aurubis Bulgaria receives Copper Mark distinction

The Bulgarian site is the first Aurubis primary smelter to successfully complete the Copper Mark certification process and now bears the quality seal. The certification verifies that Aurubis Bulgaria produces copper sustainably.

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021

FOCUS Sustainability Aurubis releases extensive Sustainability Report

Aurubis AG released its seventh Sustainability Report, entitled FOCUS Sustainability. The report, which spans over 80 pages, provides insights into current projects, presents the progress made in the reporting year, and shows the level of achievement for the Sustainability Strategy targets.

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