Hindalco Industries

Hindalco Purchases Kuppam Aluminium Extrusion Plant From Norsk Hydro For US$33 MM

Hindalco Purchases Kuppam Aluminium Extrusion Plant From Norsk Hydro For US$33 MM

Norway aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA has agreed to sell its Kuppam extrusion plant to Hindalco for US$33 million according to announcements by both companies earlier this week. The firms say the deal is an asset sale that will incur no debt....

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Hindalco To Increase Exports Of Aluminium To Offset Drop In Domestic Demand

Indian aluminium smelter Hindalco said last week it plans to increase overseas sales of its output in the coming year to almost two-thirds, raising it from last year’s half-and-half split between domestic and foreign sales. According to statements made by managing director Satish Pai, the move is the result of a significant downturn in domestic […]

Indian Government Approves Hindalco Plan For Second Alumina Refinery In Odisha

Indian aluminium smelter Hindalco obtained permission from the national government earlier this week for its planned greenfield alumina refinery in the western state of Odisha. According to reports, the High Level Clearance Authority (HLCA) gave its blessing to Hindalco’s plan, which is an ₹8,000-crore (US$1.1 billion) project to be built with a nameplate capacity of […]

Expected Tepid Response Delays Odisha’s Auction Of Bauxite Blocks

Despite residing above over half the country’s total known bauxite reserves, the Odisha government has yet to place a single block up for online auction to date. According to experts, state officials have thus far backed away from auctioning the blocks over concerns that the bauxite ore outcroppings will not draw the sort of significant […]