About Orano Mining
Orano transforms nuclear materials so that they can be used to support the development of society, first and foremost in the field of energy. The group offers products and services with high added value throughout the entire nuclear fuel cycle, from raw materials to waste treatment. Its activities, from mining to dismantling, as well as in conversion, enrichment, recycling, logistics and engineering, contribute to the production of low carbon electricity.
The activities of ORANO MINING are the first link in the nuclear fuel chain. They include the exploration, production and sale of uranium around the world. Orano Mining is one of the world's leading producers of uranium at competitive production costs. They operate mines in Canada, Kazakhstan and Niger.
Engagement with the EITI
Orano Mining, formerly AREVA Group, has been a supporting company of the EITI since 2003. Areva Group was one of the first multinational companies to participate in the EITI through serving on the Board of the EITI International as well as participating in national EITI processes (e.g. Niger) in the past.
Statement of support to the EITI
Gilles Recoche Gilles and Ibrahim Courmo