Kazakhmys copper giant uses Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Kazakhmys corporation implemented Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations. The project was launched in May 2019. In less than 8 months Kazakhmys was provided with solution design, functionality go-live and training for over 1300 employees. Awara IT became implementation partner in this project.

First project stage consisted finances and logistics automation, including accounting, warehouse, purchases and sales, contractor activities, trade operations, as well as integration with external systems and platforms of state authorities.

On January 1st, 2020 the system was launched and later on May 1st, 2020 it was decided to start a full-scale commercial operation. Project is expanding and currently reporting and further implementation stages are discussed.

This project has 2 key peculiarities. The first is that Russian localization was used to offer a solution that fully complies with the Kazakh legislation. The second is that this is the very first world’s and biggest cloud Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations localization project in CEE. 

Kazakhmys is the biggest copper producer in Kazakhstan, leading international company in sphere of mining and development of natural resources. Copper operations are fully integrated from mining ore through to the production of finished copper cathode and rod. The company also produces gold and silver bullions, lead dust, sulphuric acid, selenium and cuprous telluride.