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Hindalco Turns In Strong Financials for Second Quarter of FY 2017

Hindalco Turns In Strong Financials for Second Quarter of FY 2017

Hindalco Industries Limited reported unaudited earnings for the second quarter of fiscal year 2017 on Saturday. Numbers for the firm were up, thanks in large part to a strong showing in aluminium. Hindalco’s revenues in the quarter were ₹95.62 billion, which was...

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Value addition can bail out debt laden Indian producers

For primary aluminium producers in India saddled with humongous debt, shifting focus to value added products is the new buzzword, and understandably so. Volatile LME prices have eroded much of the margins of top producers like Aditya Birla Group owned Hindalco and London listed metal conglomerate Vedanta’s aluminium operations in India. Between them, the two […]

Novelis to Provide Aluminium for Jaguar XFL

Atlanta’s rolled and recycled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. announced this week that it will be supplying aluminium to Chery Jaguar Land Rover Automotive Co., Ltd for its new Jaguar XFL. The XFL is the first Jaguar model to be assembled in the People’s Republic of China. According to the firm, the XFL is the next […]

Indian Government Investigating Utkal Alumina’s Operations at Rayagada

India’s National Green Tribunal (NGT) instructed the country’s forest department to inspect Utkal Alumina International Limited (UAIL) to determine whether its operations at Rayagada are situated on forest land. Sanjit Kumar Turuk, listed as the petitioner, filed a petition with NGT alleging that UAIL was given a mining lease and allowed to operate an alumina […]

Hindalco Said to Soon Sell Brazilian Assets

According to sources close to the firm, India’s Hindalco Industries is planning to shed its alumina assets and bauxite mines in Brazil. The sources indicate that commodity prices are prompting the move. The sources, who spoke to Indian media on condition of anonymity, indicate that the proceeds of the sale would be used towards debt […]

Aditya Birla Subsidiary Improves Farmers’ Lives in Odisha

Aditya Birla’s Utkal Alumina International Limited (UAIL) is spearheading an initiative to promote agriculture in Eastern India’s state of Odisha. According to a report, around two-thirds of India’s rural population depend on agriculture for their livelihood, but the country’s agricultural sector contributes just sixteen percent to the country’s Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP). As a […]