- About NMMC
- Created: 20.11.2020
- Updated: 09.02.2021
Navoi mining and metallurgical combinat (NMMC) is one of the ten leading world companies producing gold, uranium and is the largest mining enterprise in Uzbekistan, which has mastered the full production cycle from geological exploration of reserves in the subsoil, mining and processing of ore to obtaining finished products. The mark “999.9” on the gold bars of the plant has become the brand of Uzbekistan on the world exchanges of precious metals.
During years of independence of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Navoi MMC entered a completely new stage of development. As a result of technical and technological modernization of existing and construction of new processing enterprises, the plant has achieved significant success in the production of products.
NMMC’s main production units:
- Northern mining administration (Uchkuduk town);
- Central mining administration (Zarafshan town);
- Southern mining administration (Nurabad town);
- Mining administration “HMP-1” (Navoi city);
- Mining administration №5 (Zafarabad township);
- Navoi machine-building plant;
- Geological exploration expedition;
- Central research laboratory.
Over the past 25 years, the plant has built and put into operation:
1. Hydrometallurgical plant №3 (HMP-3)
2. Kyzylkum phosphorite complex
3. Hydrometallurgical plant №4 (HMP-4)
4. Hydrometallurgical plant №7 (HMP-7)
Today, the construction of the Hydrometallurgical plant №5 (HMP-5) is underway, and the preparation of the Feasibility study for the construction of the Hydrometallurgical plant №6 (HMP-6) has been completed.
Since 2011, the world’s only Steep-inclined conveyor with a lifting height of 270 meters (KNK-270) has been successfully operated on the “Muruntau” mine.
NMMC is the largest industrial enterprise of the republic, which is equipped with modern mining equipment and technologies, has qualified engineering personnel and specialists, and has a high scientific potential. More than ten thousand people with higher education work here, including 27 candidates of sciences and 9 doctors of sciences.
The plant is a modern industrial cluster, which has created a solid foundation for the implementation of new forms of integration of science and technology. Researchs are carried out in many areas of ore mining and processing at the Innovation center and research laboratories of the plant.
Navoi MMC is a reliable partner, a guarantee of high quality, efficiency and stability.
Throughout its glorious history, the plant has achieved recognition from foreign partners from developed countries of the world and has a successful experience of cooperation with well-known foreign companies in the introduction of modern mining and transport and technological equipment, development and implementation of advanced technologies, and the creation of new industries.
In the current processes of globalization, in order to increase competitiveness and strengthen international integration, NMMC is undergoing a process of transition to a joint-stock form of ownership. The enterprise is implementing a number of measures to introduce a modern corporate governance system, prepare financial statements in accordance with the requirements of international standards, aimed at improving the plant’s activities, turning it into a leading global company in production technology and a full-fledged participant in the international financial market.