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India’s Primary Aluminium Imports Rose 24 Percent In April – October, With More On The Way

India’s Primary Aluminium Imports Rose 24 Percent In April – October, With More On The Way

Trade tensions between the United States and the People’s Republic of China helped boost primary aluminium imports to India by 24 percent and scrap aluminium by 22 percent on the year in the April to October period of 2018, and experts believe...

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Trump Adminstration Aluminium Tariffs Still Leave U.S. Capacity Short: Vedanta Official

The Trump administration’s actions on aluminium tariffs and sanctions on Rusal notwithstanding, the United States aluminium sector continues to be structurally stunted. So said Vedanta’s chief sales and marketing officer Jean-Baptiste Lucas in an interview with Metal Bulletin last week. Lucas continued by noting that the moves have made imports of the metal significantly more […]

Vedanta’s Lanjigarh Alumina Refinery Receives First Bauxite Shipment From Kodingamali

Indian aluminium producer Vedanta Ltd. has received the long-awaited stream of bauxite ore from Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC), paving the way for its plans to complete its expansion of its alumina refinery at Lanjigarh. According to domestic media, Vedanta received the maiden bauxite shipment from OMC earlier this week. Vedanta Limited’s External affairs (Head) Sanjeev […]

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 supply the new capacity with bauxite ore. Domestic media reports that the firm […]

AAI’s Call For Limits on Aluminium Imports Favor Big Smelters At SMEs’ Expense – ASMA

An Indian association of secondary aluminium manufacturers issued a scathing rebuke to comments made last week by the Aluminium Association of India calling for restrictions on aluminium imports from the People’s Republic of China. In a letter issued to India’s Business Standard, carbon-copied to Aluminium Insider, and signed by Anil Agarwal, Indian trade group Aluminium […]