Chhattisgarh

Vedanta Plans Flat-Rolled Aluminium Plant For Eastern India

Vedanta Plans Flat-Rolled Aluminium Plant For Eastern India

A top official at Indian aluminium smelter Vedanta told local media this week that his firm plans to enhance its value-added portfolio with the construction of a INR2,500 crore aluminium flat rolled products plant. The Chief Executive Offiecer of Vedanta Aluminium and...

Vedanta Resources Posted Record Aluminium Production Total Last Quarter

London-based Indian metals and mining firm Vedanta Resources plc released production totals for the second quarter and first half of FY 2018 on Tuesday, posting record production totals across several segments including that of aluminium. The firm produced a company-record total of 401 thousand metric tons in the quarter ending September 30, a 36-percent rise […]

Vedanta to Boost Production Volumes by 50 Percent by 2020

Indian metals miner Vedanta Ltd announced plans last week to increase volumes by half across the entire business spectrum over the coming two to three years. The announcement was made at the firm’s annual general meeting on Friday, which is its first such since merging with Cairn India this spring. “We cannot give you an […]

Balco to Ramp Up Bauxite Production at Chhattisgarh Mines

India’s Bharat Aluminium Company (Balco) said recently that it intends to increase bauxite ore production in an effort at meeting its raw material shortfalls. Currently Balco is harvesting two million metric tons per annum from its two allotted mines in Chhattisgarh. However this is not sufficient to meet the aluminium production boost at its Korba […]

Balco Withdraws Case Against Coal Ministry Over Rejected Bid

India’s Bharat Aluminium Company (Balco) withdrew a case against the Coal Ministry at the Delhi High Court last week. Balco initially filed against the ministry opposing its decision to reject its winning bid for a coal block in Chhattisgarh. Balco initially “won” the bid in March 2015. However, the ministry subsequently rejected the bid, saying […]