KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. is member of dozen national and international organisations. They comprise by wide range of activities on various grounds, from employers' organisations to international branch organisations.
On the country level these include organisations associating employers, economic associations, trade associations, foundations. KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. is an active member of 6 economic chambers, including the Economic Chamber of Non-Ferrous Metals and Recycling of the Chamber of Industrial Power Engineering and Energy Recipients and the Polish Chamber of Ecology. The company supports two foundations: "Safe Mining" Foundation (Fundacja "Bezpieczne Górnictwo") and Polish Copper Foundation (Fundacja "Polska Miedź").
International organisations are European and global organisations which represent the interests and lobby for companies of specified sectors, such as non-ferrous metals and precious metals; they include: Eurometaux, European Precious Metals Federation and London Bullion Market Association. The company is also active in organizations representing European mining industry, such as: Euromines and European Technology Platform on Sustainable Mineral Resources. KGHM Polska Miedź has strong representation in global organisations working towards the development of copper market. These are: International Wrought Copper Council and International Copper Association (ICA). Membership in ICA allows the Company to effectively promote applications of copper and its alloys as well as global demand in cooperation with the world's largest mining companies involved in extraction of this raw material. The mission of the organisation is to defend copper and products of copper and its alloys and to increase its share in markets, based on exceptional technical properties of this material and importance it has for improving the quality of living for the inhabitants of our planet.
|No.||Name of organisation||Date of accession|
|1.||International Wrought Copper Council
|2.||London Bullion Market Association (LBMA)
LBMA is regulator of over-the counter wholesale market of silver, gold platinum and palladium, situated in London. LBMA comprises, i.a. large international banks, insurance companies, dealers, manufacturers and ore processors.
Eurometaux represents the interests of the European industry of non-ferrous metals and recycling. It represents industry and its position in the EU institutions, as well as in international and intergovernmental organisations
The organisation represents the interests of the European metals and useful minerals mining sector as regards their relations with the EU institutions. It is also a platform allowing for exchange of information and cooperation between European mining companies. It also represents them on global forums.
|5.||International Copper Association
|6.||European Precious Metals Federation
|7.||European Technology Platform on Sustainable Mineral Resources
|8.||Minor Metals Trade Association
|9.||CEFIC- ESA (European Sulfuric Acid Association)
|10.||ECCMA (Electronic Commerce Code Management Association)
|12.||Central Europe Energy Partners
|13.||World Nuclear Association
|14.||Consejo Minero Chile
|15.||Federation of European Mineral Programs
|16.||The Mining Association of Canada
|No.||Name of organisation||Date of accession|
|1.||Association of Accountants in Poland Regional Branch in Legnica||1975|
|2.||Polska Miedź Employers' Association||1996|
|3.||Association of Stock Exchange Issuers||1997|
|4.||Polish Chamber of Ecology in Katowice||2002|
|5.||Institute of Logistics and Warehousing||2002|
|6.||Association of Non-Ferrous Metals Engineers and Technicians||2005|
|7.||Chamber of Industrial Power Engineering and Energy Recipients||2006|
|8.||Economic Chamber for Advanced Technologies||2008|
|9.||Economic Chamber for Non-Ferrous Metals and Recycling||2009|
|10.||Western Chamber of Commerce||2010|
|11.||National Chamber of Sport||2010|
|12.||Polish Academic-Economic Forum||2010|
|13.||"Safe Mining" Foundation||2010|
|14.||Polish Committee of the World Mining Congress Association||2011|
|15.||Polish Eco Development Chamber of Commerce||2011|
|16.||Polish-Canadian Chamber of Commerce||2012|
|17.||Responsible Business Forum||2013|
|18.||International Chamber of Commerce||2013|
|19.||Poznań University of Economics Partner's Club||2013|
|20.||Presidents - Volunteers Coalition 2011||2014|
|21.||Human Resource Management Association||2014|
|22.||Lower Silesian Chamber of Commerce||2014|
|23.||Polish Member Committee of the World Energy Council||2016|
|24.||Western Chamber of Commerce and Industry||2016|
The amount of premiums in domestic and international organisations changes every year. They are determined by General Meetings of their members, usually taking place at the end of the year preceding the contributory period.