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ARMZ Uranium Holding Co. won the Golden Award at MarCom Awards International
2016 public annual report of Atomredmetzoloto, JSC got another Golden Award during MarCom Awards 2017, international competition of marketing communications.
The competition is dedicated to identifying the outstanding creative achievements among all professionals in marketing and communications, in particular, in such areas as text and design, visual, audio and electronic materials and programs. Competitive works are represented by the corporate marketing and communication divisions of companies, as well as advertising and PR agencies, production companies and freelancers. More than 6000 projects of various companies from 34 countries become a part of this competition every year.
According to the jury of MarCom Awards, 2016 annual integrated report of Atomredmetzoloto, JSC was distinguished in the "Annual Report of the Corporation" category. Creativity, ingenuity, which were shown in the preparation of the report, quality and the high standards lead it the Golden Award.
It should be reminded that 2016 was the most successful year in the entire 10-year history of the Mining Division, despite unfavorable macroeconomic conditions and the continuing decline in the market prices for the Company's products over the past few years. The key challenge for the Holding is the stable provision of Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation with the raw materials of strategic meaning, while preserving the competitiveness of Russian uranium. In this way, the priority topic was "Ensuring the Competitiveness of Russian Uranium: Results & Prospects."
It was the first time, when the report was prepared considering the latest GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards (GRI.) Also, a new section on the strategy for sustainable development appeared in the Report for the first time.
Marina Liborakina, Deputy Director General for Strategy and Business Development, noted the following: "Corporate social responsibility and sustainable development are the integral parts of ARMZ Uranium Holding's strategy. This year, in our report we tried to analyze the relationship between the goals of sustainable development of the UN and the activities of the Holding."
In 2016, the Holding managed to achieve further reduction in the cost of production of uranium (by 2% as compared to 2015). In addition, due to the intensive work to increase efficiency, PIMCU, PJSC managed to break even. It was the most significant achievement of the whole team in recent times.
The victory of ARMZ at the MarCom Awards competition became the convincing evidence of the Company's effective system of non-financial reporting.