Cameco Corporation Company Profile

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Cameco Corporation Company Profile


Company Legal Name

Cameco Corporation





Geographical Presence



Cameco Corporation is the Canada-based world’s largest Uranium mining company. The company operates through the following segments: Uranium and Fuel Services. The Uranium segment involves the exploration for, mining, milling, purchase, and sale of uranium concentrate. The Fuel Services segment involves the refining, conversion, and fabrication of uranium concentrate and the purchase and sale of conversion services.

Cameco operates uranium mines in North America and Kazakhstan, including McArthur River-Key Lake, the world's largest uranium producer, and Cigar Lake, the world's highest-grade uranium mine, both in Saskatchewan. Cameco is one of the largest global providers of the fuel needed to energize a clean-air world.

Cameco’s tier-one operations have the licensed capacity to produce more than 53 million pounds (100% basis) of uranium concentrates annually, backed by 461 million pounds of proven and probable mineral reserves (our share). For three decades, Cameco has been safely and reliably producing uranium and nuclear fuel products to generate electricity at the world's nuclear reactors.

Cameco is a major supplier of uranium fuel processing services required for the generation of clean-air electricity.



CEO of the Board

Timothi S. Gitzel

Company Revenue (2020)

1.8 billion CAD

Registered Address

11th Street West Suite 2121 Saskatoon, Saskatchewan  S7M 1J3, Canada


Key Projects:

  • Millennium
  • Yeelirrie
  • Kintyre
  • Exploration projects



Cameco's Blind River operation is the world's largest uranium refinery producing an intermediate product in the nuclear fuel cycle.



The Port Hope Conversion Facility provides uranium dioxide (UO2) and uranium hexafluoride (UF6) conversion services for nuclear operators around the world.


Fuel Manufacturing

Cameco Fuel Manufacturing produces fuel bundles for CANDU reactors and also provides reactor components and consulting services to CANDU operators around the world.


Cameco was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Saskatoon, Canada.



Phone Number

 1 306 956 6200

Fax Number

1 306 956 6201