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Dedicated National Policy Key To Maximizing Aluminium Production: NALCO’s Chand

Dedicated National Policy Key To Maximizing Aluminium Production: NALCO’s Chand

In order for India to meet its production goals, the country must have a dedicated national policy for the aluminium sector. So said National Aluminium Company’s (NALCO) chairman and managing director Tapan Kumar Chand in a recent address. Speaking at the Annual...

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Anrak, Balco, and Hindalco Vie For Bauxite Auctioned by Odisha Mining Corporation

Interest in Odisha Mining Corporation’s (OMC) first-ever attempt at auctioning bauxite met with considerable interest from several of India’s major aluminium players last week. The company’s initial foray into a bauxite auction was the online offering of 190 thousand metric tons of bauxite ore harvested from the firm’s captive lease near Kodingamali in Odisha, on […]

Nalco Mulling Move Into Guinea’s Bauxite Trade

Reporting from domestic media indicates that India’s National Aluminium Company Limited (Nalco) is investigating the possibility of gaining a foothold in the significant bauxite ore assets in the West African country of Guinea. Chairman and managing director Tapan Kumar Chand told an Indian newspaper earlier this week that bauxite mining may not be the only […]

Nalco Sets Company Records in Bauxite, Alumina Production in FY2016-17

India’s state-run aluminium smelter National Aluminium Company Limited (Nalco) announced in a report last week that it turned out a record production of 6.825 million metric tons of bauxite in the 2016-2017 fiscal year, up from the prior year’s haul by 7.65 percent. According to the report, the record high was achieved thanks to peak […]

Italian Aluminium Industry Mulling Involvement in India’s Aluminium Park at Angul

During a visit last week to an Indian government seminar, a delegation representing major stakeholders in Italy’s aluminium industry revealed their country’s interest in participating in the planned aluminium downstream park in eastern India. The delegation, led by Italy’s Consul General, was composed of representatives from the Italian Aluminium Association (IAA) and several major aluminium […]

Nalco Seeks Nod to Open Bauxite Mines at Pottangi

In a bid to secure another stable stream of bauxite ore to feed its slate of new projects, India’s state-run smelter National Aluminium Company (Nalco) has appealed to the national government to allow it to open a mine at the Pottangi bauxite mining lease in Odisha. Domestic media reports that the application to allow the […]