Highlighting Copper Production in Zambia five easy steps. Have you always wondered how Copper is mined? Read More here to understand the process. ... Understanding Mining; How copper is produced. Copper mining in five easy steps. Share on Facebook. ... Step 3. Sulphide ore – treatment process.
Strip Mining. Strip mining is a kind of surface mining. The ore is very near to the surface of the land but has one or more layers of rock and filth on top of it. To mine the ore, these layers have to be removed. The steps in strip mining are similar to openpit mining.