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India’s JSW Group Head Calls Upon Government to Establish Policy on Aluminium Production

India’s JSW Group Head Calls Upon Government to Establish Policy on Aluminium Production

The head of one of India’s biggest business conglomerates took to Twitter on Wednesday to call upon his country’s government to develop a unified policy for domestic aluminium production. JSW Group’s Chairman and Managing Director Sajjan Jindal fired off a series of...


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. Nalco made the announcement in its Corporate Plan, which seeks to improve the […]

Aluminium Poised for Greater Gains in 2018: Nalco’s Chand

A top Indian aluminium industry executive sees a strong 2018 ahead thanks to less of the metal emanating from the People’s Republic of China, an increased thirst for it in North America and Europe, and a rise in input costs. Chairman and Managing Director of National Aluminium Company (Nalco) and Aluminium Association of India president […]

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 […]

Indian Aluminium Production Increasing to Meet Domestic Demand

A report released late last week forecasts India’s domestic aluminium production to rise 3.5 percent over the next several years, closely following the rise in India’s demand for the metal. India credit rating agency CARE Ratings Limited released its report, entitled “Aluminium Industry: The Silver Knight of the Economy,” on Friday. According to the report, […]

Record Highs Litter Hindalco’s FY2017 Financial and Production Results

Mumbai’s Hindalco Industries Ltd. released results for the fiscal year ending on March 31, boasting record highs in several financial and production categories. The Aditya Birla Group subsidiary turned in a record consolidated EBITDA for the fiscal year of INR13,558 crore, an increase of over one-third year-on-year. EBITDA for the firm’s aluminium operations rose by […]