indian steel industry

Manganese ore production to be increased


March 25th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 25 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Steel (Independent Charge) Beni Prasad Verma has asked MOIL ltd. to initiate steps to increase its manganese ore production capacity to 15 ... Read more...

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India Inc welcomes budget 2011-12


February 28th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Assurance to roll out the much-awaited Goods and Services Tax (GST), higher export duty on iron ore, foreign investment in equity mutual funds -- the budget ... Read more...

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Top corporates welcome budget 2011-12


February 28th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Reactions were mostly positive from the corporate sector to the general budget presented by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee in the Lok Sabha Monday.Some of the reactions ... Read more...

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New mining policy would curtail illegal mining: Steel Secy


September 21st, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The newly proposed mining policy would help curtail illegal mining and empower people settled in and around mining areas, Steel Secretary P.K. Misra said here Tuesday. "The ... Read more...

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India to become second largest steel-producing nation by 2012: Virbhadra Singh


July 23rd, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): Union Minister of Steel Virbhadra Singh on Friday said India is expected to become the second largest steel-producing nation by 2012 with a targeted production capacity of ... Read more...

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Ban export of ore with 60 percent iron content: ASSOCHAM


July 20th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) India should completely ban exports of iron ore having more than 60 percent iron content in it, the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) ... Read more...

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India may slap taxes, quotas to limit iron ore exports


May 19th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) India may impose taxes and quotas on exports of iron ore from the country to increase availability of the raw material for the domestic steel industry, steel ... Read more...

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India’s steel output to touch 124 mt by 2011-12: Minister


July 11th, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bhilai (Chhattisgarh), July 11 (IANS) India's steel production will surge to 124 million tonnes (MT) per annum by 2011-12 from the current figure of 65 mt, Steel Minister Virbhadra Singh said ... Read more...

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Industry calls for more customs duty on steel


June 28th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) A leading industry body has called for increasing customs duty on steel from 5 percent to 10 percent as consumption of local steel by domestic users was ... Read more...

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Paswan urges steel industry to support government in managing inflation


July 16th, 2008 - 10:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): Union Minister for Steel, Chemicals and Fertilisers Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday urged the steel industry to continue to support the effort of the government in ... Read more...

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‘Inflation hitting steel sector’


July 16th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Rising inflation and inclusive growth are among the factors affecting growth of the domestic steel industry, Sushim Banerjee, executive director (commercial) of the state-owned Steel Authority of ... Read more...

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‘Eastern states should join hands to develop steel industry’


March 13th, 2008 - 12:14 am ICT by admin
Kolkata, March 12 (IANS) India's eastern states need to cooperate with one another for proper development of the steel industry in the region, experts said at a seminar here Wednesday. On the ... Read more...

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China Minmetals invests in Indian JV


March 5th, 2008 - 3:01 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar.5 (ANI): The state-owned metals trader, China Minmetals Corp, has announced plans to set up an iron and steel joint venture in India. This will be the first major Chinese investment ... Read more...

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