The Recycling Office is KGHM Metraco’s specialized unit which operates in one of the company’s key areas of activity, i.e. purchase and sale of scrap copper. The scale of the transactions currently carried out by the office makes KGHM Metraco Poland’s biggest scrap copper buyer.
The Recycling Office’s sub-unit, Scrap Metal Trade Base is responsible for qualitative assessment of scrap metal as well as its pressing and delivery to the metallurgical furnaces of KGHM Polska Miedź S.A.’s “Głogów” and “Legnica” smelting plants. Thanks to the investments undertaken in the years 2008-2010, the Scrap Metal Trade Base’s processing capacity amounts to 500 tons per 24 hours.