Positive Results

2015 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

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Positive Results

At Nevsun, we strive to create shared prosperity for all our stakeholders. This means far more than economic success—IT MEANS building a future.

IT MEANS protecting the environment.
IT MEANS respecting the human rights of people and communities.
IT MEANS creating a safe, healthy workplace for our employees

IT MEANS making meaningful, long-lasting contributions to the sustainable development of the communities, and the countries, in which we operate.

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2015 Operational Highlights

  • 2015 Revenue

    $555 Million

  • Average realized copper price per pound


  • 2015 Net Income

    $23 million or $0.11 per share

  • Annualized Dividend

    $0.16 per share

  • Successful exploration program

    35,800 metres drilled

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    1,342 Employees

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    6.1 million+ HOURS

    (310 consecutive days) without a lost time injury

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    Accelerated training and personal development plans for local Eritreans

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    Over 95% complete

    Progress on zinc processing facility

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    136 million pounds

    Copper produced (Copper Concentrate) $1.31 per payable pound of copper sold

VP, Corporate Social Responsibility

Message from the VP
Corporate Social Responsibility

I am pleased to be able to report that 2015 was a year in which Nevsun delivered on many of our sustainability milestones and achievements.

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About Nevsun

Nevsun Resources Ltd. (“Nevsun”) is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada and through its wholly and majority owned direct and indirect subsidiaries holds a 60% ownership interest in the operating Bisha Mine in the country of Eritrea, which is in East Africa adjacent to the Red Sea.

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About this report

This report demonstrates our commitment to transparent disclosure of our sustainable economic, social, and environmental practices and performance.

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