NMDC maintains output in Oct despite COVID-19 challenge, heavy monsoon


India’s largest Iron Ore producing, Navaratna NMDC almost matched a normal performance during October 2020 both in production and sales, over same month last year, even after disruption caused due to Covid pandemic and heavy monsoon majorly hampering its production.

The iron ore sales for October was remarkably normal at 2.52 mt (2.61mt).

During April 2020 to October 2020, the total iron ore production as 14.66 mt against 15.95 mt in the same period of last year and sales was at 15.43 mt against 17.14 mt.

Sumit Ded, CMD, NMDC, appreciated the performance of NMDC against all odds and for being on the right path to meet the expectations of the steel industry. (by Vijay Shankar)