We currently operate in India, Zambia, Namibia, South Africa, Liberia, Ireland and Australia through our various subsidiaries.
Copper Mines of Tasmania: An underground copper mining operations located in Tasmania with ore production capacity of 2.8mtpa. This is supplied entirely to Sterlite’s copper smelter operations in India.
Sterlite Industries Limited: The business comprises of 0.4 mpta copper smelting and refining operations. The company is doubling the capacity to 0.8 mtpa with captive power plant.
MALCO: The company has a power plant with a generation capacity of 100 MW.
BALCO: A leading Indian aluminium producer with operations in the state of Chhattisgarh, BALCO currently has 245ktpa smelting capacity, 810MW power generation facilities and capability to produce ingots and other value-added products. BALCO has a 325ktpa smelter project, a 1,200MW power plant project, and rights to coal block of 211.0mt for captive usage.
Vedanta Aluminium: VAL is based in eastern India and operates a 1mtpa alumina refinery at Lanjigarh. At Jharsuguda, VAL operates 500ktpa aluminium smelter and an associated 1,215MW captive power plant. VAL also has a 1.25mtpa aluminium smelter project at Jharsuguda.
Sesa Goa: Sesa Goa is India's largest private sector iron ore producer-exporter, with mining and processing facilities located in the states of Goa and Karnataka. As of 31 March 2011, Sesa Goa has proved and probable reserves of an estimated 306mt of iron ore. Sesa Goa also manufactures pig iron and metallurgical coke.
Sterlite Energy: It has two major power plant projects for commercial power generation – the 2,400MW power plant at Jharsuguda, Orissa of which two units were operations at the end of FY 2010-11, and the 2,640MW power plant at Talwandi Sabo, in Punjab.
Konkola Copper Mines: KCM has fully integrated copper operations in Zambia with several mines at Konkola and Nchanga, a tailings leach plant and smelter at Nchanga, and a refinery at Nkana. Two new copper concentrators are being constructed at Nchanga. KCM has substantial high grade reserves and resources including the Konkola underground mine, which has a 3.55% grade.
Sterlite own the Skorpion mine in Namibia. This asset was acquired from Anglo American’s zinc business.
Sterlite owns 74% of Black Mountain Mining in South Africa, which includes the Black Mountain Mine and Gamsberg project. This asset was acquired from Anglo American’s zinc business.
Acquired Liberia Iron ore assets with an estimated 1bn tonne reserves and resources in FY 2011-12.
Sterlite picked up 100% stake in the Lisheen Mine during the acquisition of the zinc business from Anglo American.