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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...

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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 […]

Odisha Mining Corporation Set to Begin Bauxite Mining in Two Months

A new player in India’s bauxite ore sector could be mere weeks away, as the state-owned firm Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) revealed yesterday that it plans to commence mining at Kodingamali bauxite quarry within two months. OMC’s managing director R. Vineel Krishna told domestic media that the company has all the proper permits in hand […]

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 Wins State Approval for Expansion of Lanjigarh Alumina Refinery

London-based Indian metals miner Vedanta Resources plc announced it has obtained permission from the Odisha state government to expand its refinery in the state. Citing the ever-strengthening global demand for aluminium, Vedanta petitioned the state government to bump up capacity at its alumina refinery at Lanjigarh. At present the refinery’s capacity is 1 million metric […]