China and Pakistan to co-operate on uranium exploration

4 August 2017

China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) on 30 July signed a two-year commercial contract and framework agreement with the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission for technical cooperation in the exploration and development of uranium resources. 

China's uranium industry will make use of its technological advantages, its nuclear research institutes, nuclear chemistry industry, aerial remote sensing centre and other facilities to support cooperation with Pakistan.

The agreement covers technical cooperation in the exploration and development of uranium resources, nuclear technology applications and worker training. China has already exported four 300MWe reactors to Pakistan and is constructing two 1000MWe units.



Privacy Policy
We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.