Cameco Customers

We sell uranium and fuel services to utility customers around the world. Our core strengths are an extensive portfolio of contracts and the long-term, trusting relationships we have with our customers.

Uranium Customers

  America Europe Asia
Uranium Customers 36 20 44

Uranium

Customers:

40 nuclear utilities worldwide

  • 36% of volume to Americas (US, Canada, Latin America)
  • 44% of volume to Asia
  • 20% of volume to Europe
  • five largest customers account for 52% of commitments

Commitments:

~150 million pounds of U3O8 contracted

Conversion Customers

  America Europe Asia
Conversion Customers 33 38 29

Conversion – UF6

Customers:

31 nuclear utilities worldwide

  • 33% of volume to Americas (US, Canada, Latin America)
  • 29% of volume to Asia
  • 38% of volume to Europe
  • five largest customers account for 56% of commitments

Commitments:

over 50 million kilograms as UF6 conversion

Conversion – UO2

Cameco is a leading supplier of uranium dioxide (UO2) used by the Canadian operators of CANDU heavy water reactors.

Conversion – UO3

Cameco provides intermediate fuel services product, uranium trioxide (UO3), through our Blind River refinery – the world's largest uranium refinery.

Fuel Manufacturing

Cameco is one of two nuclear fuel manufacturers in Canada, and the largest Canadian-based supplier of reactor components to CANDU operators in Canada.

Customers:

  • utilities operating CANDU reactors

Products:

  • finished fuel for CANDU reactors
  • specialty alloy products for various CANDU reactor applications

Capacity:

  • 1.2 million KgU as UO2 finished fuel bundles per year

For more information on Cameco’s marketing activities see our 2016 Q4 MD&A.