Economic Impact

In 2015, Freeport-McMoRan’s Safford and Morenci Operations had a $435.4 million direct and indirect impact on Graham and Greenlee Counties and a $1.1 billion impact on Arizona. At the end of 2015, Safford employed approximately 700 people, and combined with Morenci they had a total impact of nearly 10,910 jobs on Arizona’s economy.

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

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