First Quantum Minerals Ltd. operates within the Copper ores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares First Quantum Minerals Ltd. with three other
companies in this sector in Canada:
Lundin Mining Corp
sales of 2.04 billion Canadian Dollars [US$1.68 billion]
of which 55%
Turquoise Hill Resources Limited
(1.59 billion Canadian Dollars [US$1.30 billion]
of which 100%
was Oyu Tolgoi (Development)), and
Hudbay Minerals Inc
(1.49 billion Canadian Dollars [US$1.22 billion]
of which 55%
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. were C$3.53 billion (US$2.90 billion).
a very small
increase of 1.6%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were C$3.48 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when First Quantum Minerals Ltd.
reported sales of C$3.92 billion.
Sales of Kansanshi Copper/gold Project (Kcp) saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
12.4% in 2016, from
C$1.70 billion to C$1.91 billion.
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. also saw significant increases in sales in
Pyhsalmi (up 8.8% to C$162.52 million)
Not all segments of First Quantum Minerals Ltd. experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Guelb Moghrein/carlisa (Car) fell 24.4% to C$281.45 million.
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. also experienced decreases in sales in
Las Cruces (down 8.6% to C$473.04 million)
Ravensthorpe (down 18.7% to C$257.66 million)
Cayeli (down 3.6% to C$145.35 million)