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Vedanta’s Odisha Alumina Refinery Obtains Approval For Expansion To 6 MTPA

Vedanta’s Odisha Alumina Refinery Obtains Approval For Expansion To 6 MTPA

India’s Vedanta Resources Plc announced last week that it has garnered state approval to expand its operations at Lanjigarh aluminium refinery to an output of 6 million metric tons per annum. The firm also revealed a deal with Emirates Global Aluminium to...

Vedanta Firms Up Steady Local Bauxite Supply for Lanjigarh Refinery at OMC Auction

The results of Odisha Mining Corporation’s (OMC) first-ever bauxite auction were a boon for Vedanta, who finally secured a steady stream of affordable bauxite ore for its refinery at Lanjigarh. The deal is currently projected to have OMC providing 800 thousand metric tons of bauxite to Vedanta over the course of the current financial year […]

Odisha Government to Begin Sale of Mined Bauxite Ore to Domestic Aluminium Firms

Only days after Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) announced the opening of a significant new bauxite mine in the state, the Odisha government revealed that it would begin negotiating long-term bauxite supply contracts with domestic firms. “The Cabinet approved amendment of long-term linkage policy to specify detailed guidelines for bauxite linkage,” chief secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi […]

Vedanta Aiming At Sourcing All Alumina Domestically by 2020

New Delhi metals and mining giant Vedanta Limited plans to increase alumina capacity at domestic refineries over the next several years, aiming at achieving full domestic self-sufficiency by the end of the decade. According to the firm, Vedanta anticipates reaching the goal of ceasing reliance upon overseas alumina by the ongoing ramp-up at its Lanjigarh […]

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 […]