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Vedanta’s Jharusguda Plant Has Its Sights Set On Captive Bauxite And Coal Resources: Incoming CEO Singh

Vedanta’s Jharusguda Plant Has Its Sights Set On Captive Bauxite And Coal Resources: Incoming CEO Singh

In order to remain among the world’s cheapest producer of aluminium, Vedanta Ltd. is working toward having its own captive bauxite and coal mines. Such was the message conveyed by the Jharusguda plant’s incoming Chief Executive Officer Chhavi Nath Singh to domestic...

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Jharsuguda Locals Appeal To Chand To Open Alumina Bidding To Vedanta

In a bid to aid Vedanta Ltd. in its search for raw materials, a contingent of local citizens sent a letter last week to National Aluminium Company Limited’s (Nalco) Chairman and Managing Director Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand appealing to him to open the bidding for 30 thousand metric tons of metallurgical-grade alumina to the firm. […]

Vedanta Awarded Twin Bauxite Mines by Odisha Government

In a move that could help boost Vedanta Resources plc’s chronically anemic bottom line, the state of Odisha has awarded the firm two bauxite mines with combined expected output of 15 million metric tons per annum. The mines are projected to satisfy ¾ of the company’s bauxite demand of 20 million metric tons per annum. […]

Vedanta On Track to Surpass Aditya Birla as India’s Top Aluminium Producer

Projected outputs for the current fiscal year show Vedanta Ltd leapfrogging Aditya Birla Group for the number-one spot for aluminium production in India. According to projections, the current top aluminium producer Vedanta is on pace to turn out 1.6 million metric tons of the metal by the end of the fiscal year. The firm has […]

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 […]

Captive Coal Cache to Nudge Nalco’s Aluminium Business Into the Black: CMD Chand

India’s National Aluminium Company (Nalco) expects to return its aluminium business’ bottom line into the black in two years thanks to the captive power source it will soon begin to utilize in the state of Odisha. “With the commencement of coal production from Utkal-D and Utkal-E blocks, the power cost will plunge which will make […]