Kazakhmys Plc operates as an international natural resources group with significant interests in copper, gold, zinc, silver and power generation. It operates through two segments: Kazakhmys Mining and Kazakhmys Power. The Kazakhmys Mining segment comprises all entities and functions within the group responsible for the exploration, evaluation, development, mining and processing of the mineral resources and sale of the metal products. The Kazakhmys Power segment engages in the sale of electricity and coal to external customers and internally to the Kazakhmys Mining segment. The company was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.