Cameco is one of the world’s largest providers of the uranium needed to generate clean, reliable baseload electricity around the globe. Our tier-one operations in Canada and Kazakhstan have the licensed capacity to produce more than 53 million pounds (100% basis) each year. We are also a leading supplier of uranium refining, conversion and fuel manufacturing services required to generate one of the cleanest sources of electricity available today.
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Cameco's uranium assets are located on three continents – North America, Asia and Australia - and our operations span the nuclear fuel cycle from exploration to fuel manufacturing.
Our geographically diverse uranium assets include a large portfolio of low-cost mining operations, extensive mineral reserves and resources, as well as exploration and development projects.
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Our tier-one operations in Canada and Kazakhstan have the licensed capacity to produce more than 53 million pounds (100% basis) each year. That capacity is backed about 458 million pounds of proven and probable reserves as well as extensive mineral resources.
We believe that we have some of the best undeveloped uranium projects in the world. In today's well-supplied market, work has been scaled back and will continue at a pace aligned with market demands.
Cameco is a major supplier of uranium processing services required to produce fuel for the generation of clean electricity. In addition, Cameco's fuel manufacturing division produces the fuel bundles and other components used in CANDU reactors.