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Vedanta Resources

  • Revenue of US$11.5 billion (FY2016 Revenue: US$10.7 billion)
  • EBITDA of US$3.2 billion as of FY2017 (FY2016 EBITDA: US$2.3 billion)

Vedanta Resources plc is a natural resources company, which is engaged in exploring, extracting and processing minerals, and oil and gas. The Company produces zinc, lead, silver, copper, aluminum, iron ore, oil and gas, and commercial power. Its operations are located in India, Zambia, Namibia, South Africa, Liberia, Ireland, Australia and the United Arab Emirates. Its segments include Zinc-India, Zinc-International, Oil & Gas, Iron Ore, Copper-India/Australia, Copper-Zambia, Aluminium and Power. Its geographical segments include India, China, Far East Asia, Middle East, Europe, Africa, Asia Others, UK and Others. Its Copper business includes a copper smelter, over two refineries and over two copper rod plants in India; a copper mine in Australia, and an integrated operation in Zambia consisting of approximately three mines, a leaching plant and a smelter. The Company's oil and gas operations consist of the assets of Cairn India Limited in India, Sri Lanka and South Africa.

Geographically, their operations are centered in India, Zambia, Namibia, South Africa, Liberia, Ireland and Australia with employee strength of over 25,200 regular employees. They have undertaken several greenfield and brownfield expansion projects throughout the world. We have also consistently completed capital expansions, involving complex project technologies and large investments, in record time and at significantly lower costs. The Company has iron ore mining operations in the States of Goa and Karnataka. Its copper business consists of custom smelting. Its power business consists of 2,400 megawatt thermal coal based power facility in the State of Odisha.


2017 Received Bronze award at LACP 2017 Inspire Awards
2015 CII-ITC Sustainability 2015 Award to Vedanta Ltd. – Jharsuguda Environment Management Excellence
2015 Genentech Environment Award to Vedanta Ltd. – Jharsuguda Gold category, Metal & Mining Sector 2015
2015 Frost & Sullivan Award 2015 to Vedanta Ltd. – Jharsuguda Certificate of Merit in Challengers category


Updated: April, 2018

Metals and Mining
India is the third largest producer of coal and fourth largest producer of iron ore.