First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review by GlobalData

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									                 First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT
                                        Analysis Review
        Reference Code: GDMM29337FSA                                                                                                                         Publication Date: AUG 2013



       Table of Contents
       Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................................................................... 1
          List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
          List of Figures ................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
       Section 1 - About the Company.......................................................................................................................................................... 5
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Key Facts ............................................................................................................................................ 5
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Key Employees ................................................................................................................................... 6
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Key Employee Biographies ................................................................................................................. 7
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Major Products and Services .............................................................................................................. 8
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - History ................................................................................................................................................. 9
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Company Statement ......................................................................................................................... 10
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Locations And Subsidiaries ............................................................................................................... 12
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 12
          Other Locations & Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................... 12
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 14
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Business Description......................................................................................................................... 14
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - SWOT Analysis ................................................................................................................................. 15
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 15
          First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Strengths ....................................................................................................................................... 15
             Strength - Operating Mines ....................................................................................................................................................... 15
             Strength - Robust Pipeline of Projects....................................................................................................................................... 15
             Strength - Improved Operating Performance ............................................................................................................................ 15
          First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Weaknesses .................................................................................................................................. 16
             Weakness - Asset Disposal....................................................................................................................................................... 16
             Weakness - Labor Dispute: Kansanshi Mine............................................................................................................................. 16
             Weakness - Increasing Receivables ......................................................................................................................................... 16
          First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Opportunities ................................................................................................................................. 16
             Opportunity - Advancing Growth and Diversification Strategy ................................................................................................... 16
             Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives .............................................................................................................................................. 16
             Opportunity - Rising Copper demand ........................................................................................................................................ 16
          First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Threats .......................................................................................................................................... 17
             Threat - Operational Risks ........................................................................................................................................................ 17
             Threat - Stringent Environmental Regulations........................................................................................................................... 17
             Threat - Volatility in Commodity Prices...................................................................................................................................... 17
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Key Competitors................................................................................................................................ 18
       Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios ............................................................................................................................................. 19
       Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios........................................................................................................................................... 19
       Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios ...................................................................................................................................................... 19
       Performance Chart ........................................................................................................................................................................... 21
       Financial Performance...................................................................................................................................................................... 21



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       Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios....................................................................................................................................................... 22
       Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts ......................................................................................................................................................... 23
       First Quantum Minerals Ltd., Recent Deals Summary ..................................................................................................................... 24
       Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments ................................................................................................................................ 25
          First Quantum Minerals Ltd., Recent Developments .................................................................................................................... 25
             Aug 16, 2013: ABB secures $32m contract to build new power substation for Kansanshi mine in Zambia .............................. 25
             Jun 11, 2013: WorleyParsons Wins Engineering Services Contract For Kansanshi Copper Smelter Project In Zambia .......... 25
             Mar 27, 2013: Columbus Copper Intersects 59.9m Of 0.55% Copper At Karapinar Project In Turkey...................................... 25
             Mar 21, 2013: Zincore Metals Announces Final Drill Results From Dolores JV Project In Peru................................................ 27
             Feb 28, 2013: Columbus Copper Provides Update On Diamond Drilling Program At Karapinar Project In Turkey .................. 27
             Feb 14, 2013: Outotec Wins Contract From First Quantum Minerals For Three Grinding Mills In Zambia................................ 29
             Jan 28, 2013: First Quantum To Build Electricity Transmission Line Project Worth $230m For Sentinel Copper Mine In
             Kalumbila, Zambia..................................................................................................................................................................... 30
             Jan 22, 2013: First Quantum Minerals Announces 2012 Production Results............................................................................ 30
             Jan 16, 2013: First Quantum Minerals Reports Fatality At Kansanshi Operation In Zambia ..................................................... 31
             Jan 15, 2013: Zincore Metals Discovers More Copper Mineralization In Undrilled Area Of Dolores Property .......................... 31
       Section 5 – Appendix ....................................................................................................................................................................... 32
          Methodology ................................................................................................................................................................................. 32
          Ratio Definitions ............................................................................................................................................................................ 32
          About GlobalData ......................................................................................................................................................................... 36
          Contact Us .................................................................................................................................................................................... 36
          Disclaimer ..................................................................................................................................................................................... 36




First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT                                                                                               Reference Code: GDMM29337FSA
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