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About us

Montanwerke Brixlegg is an Austrian company with a history rich in tradition. Copper and silver have been produced in Brixlegg for over 500 years (History).
 
The export ratio is over 80%, our products are characterised by high brand awareness and excellent quality and have a widely diversified range of application which is what sets our products apart. The “BRX” brand is a trademark which is recognised all over the world.
 
On April 4th 2012 Montanwerke Brixlegg Aktiengesellschaft and Gindre Duchavany S.A. as well as their subsidiaries have been officially acquired by the Swiss Group UMCOR AG through its fully owned subsidiary UMCOR GmbH Vienna.
 
UMCOR AG is a Swiss company specialized in the trading of non ferrous metals and is already active worldwide.
 
This acquisition represents for UMCOR AG a technological and strategic integration which enables them to continue and develop operations of the copper division through further expansion programs and to initiate synergies between the different entities of the Group.