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Vedanta Plans Capacity Increase To 1.8 Million MTPA At Lanjigarh Alumina Refinery In Coming Fiscal Year

Vedanta Plans Capacity Increase To 1.8 Million MTPA At Lanjigarh Alumina Refinery In Coming Fiscal Year

Indian aluminium producer Vedanta said last week it expects to ramp up production at its Lanjigarh alumina refinery by 300 thousand metric tons per annum in the coming fiscal year. The firm said it plans to ramp up the site’s existing capacity...

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Lotte Aluminium To Build Anode Foil Plant In Hungary

South Korean packaging firm Lotte Aluminium announced earlier this week its plans to construct an aluminium anode foil production plant in Hungary. Per the firm, the ₩110 billion (US$90.6 million) plan will involve the construction of an industrial complex in Tatabanya, Hungary to be completed by mid-2021. The plant will produce aluminium anode foils for […]

Vedanta To Deploy GE’s Digital Smelter Technology At Jharsuguda Aluminium Smelter

London-based metals miner Vedanta Ltd. and American multinational conglomerate General Electric Company (GE) jointly announced yesterday that they have agreed to place GE’s digital smelter technology in Vedanta’s Jharsuguda smelter in an effort at improving the site’s productivity and efficiency. The partnership between the two firms is the first such installation at any aluminium smelter […]

Alba Reports Gross Profit Increase Of 6 Percent In 2019

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. released results for the final quarter and full year of 2019 on Thursday. Despite less than favorable market conditions, the firm reported better results in most metrics for both periods largely due to the commissioning of aluminium production at Line 6. In the fourth quarter, Alba recorded a Profit and Total Comprehensive […]