The KGHM Polska Miedz (Polish Copper) company is one of the global leading players in the production of copper and the largest producer of silver in the world (2012) with over 50 years of experience. KGHM uses modern methods in the extraction and processing of copper ore, along with modern organizational and management systems. KGHM provides environmentally-friendly production of the highest quality copper and silver and of other resources.
Research and development work is closely linked with the strategy of the company. The research and development activity is targeted at intensifying production, reducing costs, diversifying the product line and minimizing the negative environmental impact by applying the best available technology and developing new technologies for the company.