KAZ Minerals PLC, formerly Kazakhmys PLC, is a United Kingdom-based copper company. The Company is focused on open-pit mining in Kazakhstan. The Company operates through three segments: East Region operations, Mining Projects and Bozymchak. The East Region operations segment consists of the Companys primary operating entity, Vostoktsvetmet LLC, engaged in the mining and processing of copper and other metals which are produced as by-products, and its United Kingdom trading function, KAZ Minerals Sales Limited, involved in the purchase of exported products from Vostoktsvetmet LLC. The Mining Projects segment consists of the operations of the Companys project companies, engaged in the development of its projects, such as Aktogay, Bozshakol and Koksay. The Bozymchak segment consists of the Bozymchak gold-copper deposit, which is located in Kyrgyzstan. The Company primarily produces copper concentrate which is processed into copper cathode and sold to its customers in China or Europe.