Economic Impact

At the end of 2015, Freeport-McMoRan had 810 employees at Bagdad. Across the entire state, the Bagdad mine was directly and indirectly responsible for approximately 2,580 jobs in Arizona in 2015. The estimated total direct and indirect impact of the Bagdad Mine on Yavapai County and Arizona was $119.0 million and $276.1 million respectively.

Economic impact numbers were produced by the L. William Seidman Research Institute, Arizona State University.

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