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Vedanta Awarded Twin Bauxite Mines by Odisha Government

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...

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Vedanta’s Total Aluminium, Alumina Output Up in Latest Quarter of Fiscal Year

Vedanta Resources plc released production totals for the third quarter of its 2017 fiscal year on Monday, boasting substantial increases in both the quarter and the first nine months of the fiscal year. The firm’s total aluminium production for the third quarter totaled 319 thousand metric tons, which was a 37% increase year-on-year, and an […]

Vedanta Reopens Second Stream at Lanjigarh Refinery

London-based Indian metals miner Vedanta Resources plc announced that it has restarted its second stream operations at the alumina refinery at Lanjigarh. The line was closed previously due to a lack of bauxite ore. The firm is ramping up operations after having secured bauxite mining rights in the area, and has begun ramping up production […]

Vedanta to Refocus Operations in Odisha

After investing US$7.5 billion in establishing an alumina refinery and an aluminium smelter and associated power facilities in the region, Vedanta Resources plc announced late last week that it is shifting its focus in the state of Odisha. “For us, the Niyamgiri chapter is closed. We are not pursuing it anymore,” said chief executive officer of […]