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Yeas and Nays Heard at Public Meeting Over Balco’s Plans to Boost Bauxite Production at  Chhattisgarh

Yeas and Nays Heard at Public Meeting Over Balco’s Plans to Boost Bauxite Production at Chhattisgarh

Sunday’s public hearing over Bharat Aluminium Company’s (Balco) plans to expand the bauxite mine at Chhattisgarh drew a mixed response from the significant assemblage of locals in attendance. The meeting was held in an effort to drum up local support for boosting...

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Balco Returns to Full Production After Two Years

Bharat Aluminium Company Limited (BALCO) is now running at full speed, according to remarks made by the firm’s CEO to an Indian newspaper. Balco is planning to reach a yearly output of almost six million metric tons of aluminium at its smelter in Chhattisgarh, central India. “All units – the smelter, power project, sheet rolling […]

Indian State to Auction Off Bauxite Mines

Following up on a successful auction in February, the Indian state government of Chhattisgarh is planning to put two more bauxite mines up for auction in the near future. According to officials, the government will also auction off eight other limestone mines as well. Earlier this year the government auctioned off three limestone and one […]

India Launches Investigation Into Unwrought Aluminium Dumping

India’s government announced on Wednesday that it was launching an investigation into the importation of unwrought aluminium and its potential negative effects upon domestic production. India imports unwrought aluminium from countries like the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, Russia, South Africa, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain and Thailand. The investigation the government launched, called a “safeguard duty investigation,” […]