...output in India up 23% in April-July

Mumbai, Aug 30 | Updated: Aug 31 2006, 05:30am hrs
The total production of copper cathode in the countrys organised sector during April-July 2006 rose 23% at 1,84,114 tonne as against 1,49,307 tonne in the same period last year. Of this, the public sector unit Hindustan Copper Ltd produced 11,772 tonne as against a target of 11,720 tonne. Private sector units such as Hindalco Industries Ltd produced 88,623 tonne against a target of 1,03,575 tonne and Sterlite Industries (India) Ltd produced 83,719 tonne against a target of 96,078 tonne.