India aluminium production

India Aluminium Producers Petition Government For Relief From Coal Tax

India Aluminium Producers Petition Government For Relief From Coal Tax

India’s aluminium industry petitioned the national government for the removal of taxes on coal in the coming fiscal year in a bid to relieve the industry of skyrocketing power costs. The Association of Aluminium Industries led the charge to remove the cess...

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Indian Aluminium Makers Hurt by Pangs Of Rising Coal Costs

A consistent spike in coal costs has roiled India’s aluminium producers. If a spate of imports of fake semis and a clutch of value added products weren’t enough, smelters are unnerved by spiralling coal prices. Their worries are justified by the contribution of coal to the cost of aluminium smelting – power costs account for […]

Hindalco Inks Deal With Indian State Of Gujarat To Build New Aluminium Extrusion And Recycling Plants

Indian aluminium smelter Hindalco Industries signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) last week with the Western India state of Gujarat to establish what will ultimately become the state’s largest aluminium extrusion and aluminium recycling plants. According to local media reports, the MoU was executed on Friday by Hindalco Industries managing director Satish Pai and principal […]

Aluminium Association of India Lobbies Government For Relief From Coal Rationing

Calls for relief from India’s aluminium producers from coal supply quotas intensified over the weekend, as the country’s main aluminium trade group vocalized concerns regarding the government’s choice in supplying free-standing power plants instead of power facilities dedicated to powering the country’s aluminium smelters. The Aluminium Association of India published a letter to the Indian […]