India aluminium production

Nalco to Increase Aluminium Smelting Capacity to 1.1 MTPA by 2024

Nalco to Increase Aluminium Smelting Capacity to 1.1 MTPA by 2024

Already in the midst of debuting several new projects, India’s state-run smelter National Aluminium Company (Nalco) announced its intentions to boost aluminium production capacity to 1.1 million metric tons per annum and alumina refining capacity to 3.27 million metric tons by 2024....


Vertical Integration Gives Hindalco an Edge Against Input Costs: Satish Pai

The aluminium market in India is on the rebound, and it couldn’t have come at a better time for Hindalco Industries Ltd. So said the firm’s managing director Satish Pai in an interview published by a domestic newspaper on Wednesday. Pai indicated that he expected aluminium prices to stay in a somewhat narrow range over […]

Metal Prices Could Rise by Fifteen Percent: Vedanta’s Agarwal

Chairman of Vedanta Resources plc Anil Agarwal expressed optimism in the future of the aluminium market in an interview published earlier this week. Agarwal indicated that the country’s recent demonetization push, which has seen the government withdraw 86% of the country’s money supply by value, has presented a challenge to the company, but was not […]

Nalco Plans to Increase Capacity in Next Fiscal Year

India’s National Aluminium Company (Nalco) announced late last week that it is planning to boost production in the coming fiscal year. According to statements reported upon by the domestic media, Nalco’s Chairman and Managing Director Tapan Kumar Chand will boost Nalco’s overall production to over 7.3 million metric tons (73 lakh tons). Nalco’s current capacity […]