India's NMDC records 3% rise in iron ore output on steel sector expansion

India’s largest iron ore producer, NMDC, has reported a year-on-year rise of 2.54% in iron ore production for the nine months of April-December 2017.

Iron output at the state-run miner reached 24.23 million tonnes for the nine-month period, compared with 23.63 million tonnes in the corresponding months of 2016, the company said on Tuesday February 13. Production and sales figures could have been even higher, but shipments from the company’s site in Bailadila, in Chhattisgarh province,...

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Lee Allen

February 14, 2018

19:38 GMT

Vienna