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Trump Aluminium Tariffs Hamper India’s Competitivity – Indian Trade Association

Trump Aluminium Tariffs Hamper India’s Competitivity – Indian Trade Association

The Trump administration’s blanket tariffs on aluminium and steel may make Indian exports of the same significantly less competitive compared to countries that have been granted an exemption from the measures. So states a recent report published by The Associated Chambers of...

Indian Ban On Pet Coke Importation Worries Major Domestic Aluminium Producers

India’s aluminium and steel makers are reacting to news this week that the government has moved to end the importation of pet coke from abroad. “Import of pet coke is allowed for only cement, lime kiln, calcium carbide and gasification industries when used as feed stock or in the manufacturing process on actual user condition,” […]

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 National Convention of Aluminium, Chand said that such a policy would lead to […]

Coal Shortages Threatening India’s Aluminium Smelters

According to a major trade group, India’s ongoing coal shortage affecting power plants and railways has begun to take a toll on the country’s aluminium smelters as well. Per Federation of Indian Mineral Industries’ (FIMI) Secretary General R. K. Sharma, the country’s continuing coal shortage has made it more and more difficult for the coal-fired […]