aluminium production

NALCO’s Q1 net profit down 41 per cent


August 16th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 16 (IANS) The state-run National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO). Thursday said it has recorded a 41 per cent decline in net profit in the first quarter ended ... Read more...

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India’s aluminium demand to grow 7-8 per cent: NALCO


August 14th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 14 (IANS) India's aluminium demand is expected to grow at 7-8 per cent annually, B.L. Bagra, chairman of the state-run National Aluminium Company (NALCO) said Tuesday."The demand in ... Read more...

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Balco’s bauxite mining displaces Chhattisgarh tribals


December 22nd, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 22 (IANS) Several families belonging to the poverty-hit Baiga tribe in Chhattisgarh were hit by bauxite mining operations of aluminium major Bharat Aluminium Company Ltd (Balco), Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Draft mining policy to help in faster clearances


December 6th, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 6 (IANS) India's new draft mining policy is ready to ensure that the local communities are also benefited from the activity, a top official said Tuesday.G. Srinivas, joint ... Read more...

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Hindalco to invest $5 billion more, double aluminium capacity


December 6th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 6 (IANS) Hindalco Industries Limited, the metals flagship company of the Aditya Birla Group, is looking to more than double its aluminium production capacity by 2016 with an ... Read more...

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Vedanta Aluminium to raise capacity to 2.5 million tonnes


December 6th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 6 (IANS) Vedanta Aluminium Ltd, a subsidiary of the globally-diversified mining group Vedanta Resources PLC, will be expanding its smelting capacity to 2.5 million tonnes in less than ... Read more...

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Rio Tinto puts aluminium maker on the market


October 17th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Oct 17 (IANS) New Zealand's single largest electricity consumer -- the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter based -- is on the market as owner Rio Tinto seeks to streamline its ... Read more...

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Coal shortage forces NALCO to cut aluminium production


September 10th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 10 (IANS) A shortage of coal has forced state-owned National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) to cut its daily aluminium production by about 78 tonnes, an official said Saturday.The ... Read more...

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NALCO’s Q1 net profit up 32 percent


August 13th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 13 (IANS) State-owned National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) Saturday reported a 32 percent rise in its net profit for the first quarter of the current fiscal due to ... Read more...

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Coal supply disruption shuts power units, hits NALCO plant


February 23rd, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 22 (IANS) Coal supply disruption triggered by an agitation in Orissa's Angul district has led to shutting down of units of the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) and may force ... Read more...

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Nalco’s Q1 profit up by 125 percent


August 14th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 14 (IANS) State-owned National Aluminium Company Limited (Nalco) Saturday announced a 125 percent rise in net profit at Rs.284 crore for the first quarter ending June 30. In the same quarter ... Read more...

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Nalco officials concerned over project delays in Orissa


July 23rd, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 22 (IANS) The officers' association of the state-owned National Aluminium Compnay Ltd (NALCO) Thursday expressed its concern over the delay of its expansion plans in Orissa. NALCO, in spite of its ... Read more...

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NALCO’s aluminium production up by 19.4 per cent


April 3rd, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 3 (IANS) State-owned National Aluminium Co Ltd (NALCO) has produced 4.31 lakh tonnes of aluminium in 2009-10, an increase of 19.4 per cent, against 3.61 lakh tonnes in 2008-09, the ... Read more...

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GCCs share of global aluminium production expected to rise by 150 percent


October 18th, 2008 - 8:50 am ICT by ANI
Nicosia, Oct 18 (ANI): As a result of significant investments and the construction of several new smelters, the share of the Gulf Cooperation Council states in global aluminium production is expected ... Read more...

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GE Energy to power world’s largest aluminium plant


August 7th, 2008 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 7 (IANS) Energy major GE Energy has signed an agreement in Qatar to set up a greenfield plant that will supply power to what is going to be the world's ... Read more...

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