Minmetals Resources seeks copper, lead, zinc assets as top priority

SINGAPORE, April 5 (Reuters) – Minmetals Resources
has put copper, lead and zinc assets on top of its priority
list, followed by nickel and aluminium bauxite, as the company
seeks to diversify its assets, said a senior company official on
Tuesday.

The company also hopes to add assets from Central Africa’s
copper belt and the Andean region of South America to its
portfolio in the next five years, Michael Nossal, executive
general manager of business development, told reporters on the
sidelines of a conference.

(Reporting by Rujun Shen; Editing by Himani Sarkar)

Minmetals Resources seeks copper, lead, zinc assets as top priority