Vedanta Resources plc

Vedanta Reopens Second Stream at Lanjigarh Refinery

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...


Vedanta to Pursue Bauxite Mines at Government Auction

Indian mining firm Vedanta is again in the minerals auction market – this time they’re bidding for bauxite resources to help shore up supply for their alumina refinery at Lanjigarh. To date, Vedanta has been supplying the refinery with between sixty and seventy percent of its ore requirements from neighboring states and the remainder from […]

Vedanta to Bid on Indian Coal Mines in Upcoming Government Auction

Indian metals and mining company Vedanta Resources plc is planning to make a bid for more coal mines to fuel its aluminium smelters as they go up for auction. The Indian government plans to hold a fourth round of auctions in the near future, though no date has yet been announced. Finding reliable sources of […]

Indian Aluminium Firms Renew Call for Tariffs After Action on Imported Steel

India’s aluminium manufacturers continue to lobby their government for protection against low-price imports this week. Representatives from domestic aluminium firms are asking government officials to establish a minimum import price to help stave off what the firms consider dumping from several countries, not the least of which is the People’s Republic of China. “The government […]

Larsen & Toubro Close to Winning Mining Rights to Odisha Bauxite Reserves

Indian multi-national conglomerate Larsen & Toubro (L&T) is close to securing mining rights over the 300 million metric tons of ore in the Kutrumali and Sijimali bauxite deposits in Odisha, India. L&T currently holds the prospecting license (PL) over both deposits and, under the new Mines and Minerals (Development & Regulation) MMDR Act, the Mumbai […]