Setback for Sterlite as Supreme Court holds back Tuticorin smelter restart

Vedanta's Sterlite Copper unit has been dealt a setback in its bid to restart its Tuticorin copper smelter, which produces 400,000 tonnes per year of copper cathode.

The smelter in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, which has been closed since last May, was due to restart in the second or third quarter of 2019 after a National Green Tribunal ruled the...


Archie Hunter

February 18, 2019

10:15 GMT