Nyrstar NV engages in the multi-metals business, which includes zinc, lead, other base and precious metals. The company operates through the following segments: Metals Processing and Mining. The Metals Processing segment comprises the group's smelting operations. The Mining segment comprises the group's mining operations and the zinc streaming. Its products include zinc, sulphuric acid, zinc alloys, gold, silver, and copper cathode. Nyrstar was founded on April 13, 2007 and is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.