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Vedanta Considers Restarting Malco’s Aluminium Recycling Facilities at Tamil Nadu

Vedanta Considers Restarting Malco’s Aluminium Recycling Facilities at Tamil Nadu

London’s Vedanta Resources plc is contemplating restarting capacity at Madras Aluminium Company’s (Malco) aluminium recycling facilities at Tamil Nadu according to a report from domestic media. Malco, once a major aluminium mining, refining, and smelting firm in India, is now only engaged...

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State Government to Supply Bauxite to Vedanta Refinery in Odisha

Odisha’s state government will be supplying raw material to the Vedanta alumina refinery at Lanjigarh in Kalahandi district from the government-owned Kodingamali bauxite mines in Koraput district. At present the state-owned Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) holds the mining lease to the bauxite mines in question. “We will make arrangements for bauxite supplies to the Vedanta […]

Vedanta Reopens Second Stream at Lanjigarh Refinery

London-based Indian metals miner Vedanta Resources plc announced that it has restarted its second stream operations at the alumina refinery at Lanjigarh. The line was closed previously due to a lack of bauxite ore. The firm is ramping up operations after having secured bauxite mining rights in the area, and has begun ramping up production […]

Balco Resumes Production of Rolled Aluminium

India’s Bharat Aluminium Company Limited (Balco) began sheet rolling aluminium again last week. The metal major’s sheet rolling shop (SRS) at Korba closed last August due to aluminium dumping by the People’s Republic of China and the associated drop in aluminium prices, causing the shop to run significant financial losses. According to the company, minor […]

Vedanta to Refocus Operations in Odisha

After investing US$7.5 billion in establishing an alumina refinery and an aluminium smelter and associated power facilities in the region, Vedanta Resources plc announced late last week that it is shifting its focus in the state of Odisha. “For us, the Niyamgiri chapter is closed. We are not pursuing it anymore,” said chief executive officer of […]

Ghana’s Aluworks Says US$25 MM Deal with Vedanta Imminent

The Republic of Ghana’s Aluworks is poised to emerge from its financial doldrums, as it says it is on the verge of closing a US$25 million deal with Vedanta Resources. The firm indicates that the move will help them become competitive in the face of a market flooded with cheap Chinese imports. “We are talking […]