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India’s Aluminium Sector Asks Government for Import Quotas on Chinese Scrap

India’s Aluminium Sector Asks Government for Import Quotas on Chinese Scrap

Representatives of India’s aluminium sector approached government leaders earlier this week to petition for the imposition of import quotas on the metal, as concerns that tremendous amounts of aluminium scrap from the People’s Republic of China that has been turned away from...

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 […]

Record Aluminium Production Among Highlights of Strong Quarter for Vedanta Ltd.

Mumbai metals miner Vedanta Limited released results for the second quarter of FY 2018 last week. Results were positive across the board, including those of its aluminium operations. The firm reported net sales of ₹21,520 crore in the just-ended quarter, up 37 percent year-on-year from last year’s second-quarter total of ₹15,665 crore, and up 18 […]