Affinerie

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  • Aurubis, formerly Norddeutsche Affinerie, is considered to be the biggest heavy metal emitter in northern Germany.
  • The Norddeutsche Affinerie in Hamburg was the first modern electroplating plant starting its production in 1876.
  • The company was subsequently bought by Norddeutsche Affinerie AG, which in turn became Aurubis AG.
  • The company also owns 20% of Norddeutsche Affinerie which is the largest copper producer in Europe and as well the largest copper recycler worldwide.
  • In 1997 the company was sold to Cumerio a company from Belgium for US$ 80 million but in 2007 the company was bought by German company Norddeutsche Affinerie.
  • Aurubis AG (formerly Norddeutsche Affinerie AG) is listed on the stock exchange and is the largest copper producer in Europe (the second largest in the world) and the largest copper recycler worldwide.
  • After the acquisition of the Belgian copper producer Cumerio by Norddeutsche Affinerie AG on 18 February 2008, the company re-branded itself as Aurubis as of 1 April 2009.
  • The Cumerio shares were first listed on Euronext Brussels on April 29, 2005, and delisted from Euronext Brussels on December 17, 2008, as a result of the squeeze-out after merging with Norddeutsche Affinerie AG.

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