Aurubis AG provides non-ferrous metals worldwide. It processes complex metal concentrates, scrap metals, and metal-bearing recycling materials to produce metals. The company produces continuous cast, directly cast, and oxygen-free copper rods, as well as various drawn products; a range of materials in round and square cross-sections, and various dimensions under the AURUBIS SHAPES brand; and copper-based architectural products and services for the building and construction industry, such as flat copper sheets, as well as prefabricated systems for facades, roofs, and rainwater systems. It also provides industrial rolled products, including connector strips, radiator strips, sheets, plates and circles, and pre-rolled strips; cathodes; bars and profiles comprising flat bars, round bars, segments, profiles, and hollow profiles; copper bars and profiles; precious metals consisting of gold and silver; and sulfuric acid, iron silicate, selenium, and lead. In addition, the company engages in the recycling of copper, precious metals, and other non-ferrous metals; and material recycling activity for copper. Further, it offers metals comprising tellurium metal, tellurium dioxide, selenium, lead-bismuth, and lead-antimony alloys. The company serves cable and wire, construction, machinery and plant engineering, transport, chemistry, and other industries. The company was formerly known as Norddeutsche Affinerie AG and changed its name to Aurubis AG in April 2009. Aurubis AG was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Hamburg, Germany.