17 maj: OIL FUTURES: Crude Futures Up, But Fundamentals Remain Weak
17 maj: US Stocks Lower After Open On Europe Fears, Muted Data
17-05-2012 16:10:00

UPDATE: Vedanta Eyes First Liberia Iron Shipment By March 2014

Relateret indhold

--Vedanta eyes first Liberia iron ore shipment in or by March 2014, scoping study due this quarter

-- Vedanta sees $500 million to $700M capex to develop a 30 million-ton-a-year iron ore project by 2016

-- Vedanta sees operating cash cost of $30-$35/ton, FOB and expects payback within two to three years

(adds details)

By Alex MacDonald

Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES

LONDON -(Dow Jones)- India-focused Vedanta Resources PLC (VED.LN) expects the first shipment of iron ore from its Liberian investment to occur in or by March 2014, and it expects to complete the scoping study for the project this quarter.

P.K. Mukherjee, managing director of project owner Sesa Goa Ltd. (500295.BY), a majority-owned unit of Vedanta, said it would be developed in two phases with 7 million-10 million metric tons of iron ore produced from the first phase and about 20 million-25 million tons from the second phase.

In total, the Liberian operations are expected to produce around 30 million tons of iron ore annually at an operating cash cost of $30-$35/ton, free on board, he said.

The project is expected to be fully be commissioned by 2016, he said.

Anil Agarwal, Vedanta's chairman didn't say what the return would be on the project but he said "we always look at a payback of two- to three-years' time."

Agarwal said the project could cost between $500 million and $700 million to develop but although a more precise capital expenditure figure won't be known until the scoping study has been completed.

The Liberia iron ore project is forecast to be as cost competitive as Sesa Goa's iron ore operations in India, meaning it will be a low-cost iron ore producer, one of Vedanta's senior executives said.

-By Alex MacDonald, Dow Jones Newswires; +44 (0)20 7842 9328; alex.macdonald@dowjones.com

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

May 17, 2012 10:10 ET (14:10 GMT)

Copyright (c) 2012 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.

Opret kommentar

Relateret debat

  • 1 uge
  • 1 måned
  • 1 År
Ingen indlæg

Fondsbørsmeddelelser

Vestas-storkunde presset af lavere energipriser

30-07-2014 13:05:00
Portugisiske EDPR, der er verdens fjerdestørste vindparkejer og storkunde hos Vestas, oplevede i første halvår et pres på indtjeningen som følge af faldende els..

Aktier/middag: Genmab og DSV ligger i top

30-07-2014 11:40:48
DSV fortsætter tirsdag de gode takter fra morgenen efter et positivt regnskab i et marked, der generelt set stiger svagt. Genmab har ligeledes momentum.Efter at..

Mærsk: Koreansk konkurrent i minus i andet kvartal

30-07-2014 07:21:41
Maersk Lines koreanske rival Hanjin, verdens ottendestørste containerrederi, måtte notere et underskud i andet kvartal. Det skriver Bloomberg News.Ifølge nyheds..

Mest læste nyheder

  • 24 timer
  • 48 timer
  • 1 uge
1
AaB-aktie sendt i kurshop af tegningsretter
2
Aktier/tendens: DSV kan køre fra markedet
3
Argentina risikerer at gå konkurs onsdag
4
Aktier/middag: Genmab og DSV ligger i top
5
FLS: Cementproducenter skuffer markedet

Relaterede aktiekurser

Vedanta Resources PLC Or.. 1.095,48 0,5% Stigning i aktiekurs

Køb- og salgsanbefalinger

  • Trend
  • Pengemaskinen

Relaterede selskaber
Få adgang til information og anbefalinger af relaterede selskaber med PLUS pakken.

Du får adgang til 7 værdifulde investorværktøjer til investering.

Klik her og læs mere om PLUS pakken.
Euroinvestor i andre lande: Euroinvestor.com | Euroinvestor.se | Euroinvestor.no | Euroinvestor.fr | Forexinvestor.com| Wisselkoersen.nl | Valuta.se | Valutaveksel.no | Divisas.es | Valute.it
Copyright Euroinvestor A/S 2014  Disclaimer Privatlivspolitik
Aktieinformation leveres af Interactive Data.
Data er forsinket 15-20 minutter iht. de enkelte børsers regler om videredistribution.
 
30. juli 2014 15:09:01
(UTC+01:00) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris
Version: LiveBranchBuild_20140723.1 - EUROWEB2 - 2014-07-30 15:09:01 - 2014-07-30 15:09:01 - 1 - Website: OKAY

Når du besøger Euroinvestor.dk accepterer du, at der anvendes cookies, som vi og vores samarbejdspartnere benytter til funktionalitet, statistik og markedsføring. Læs mere om cookies på Euroinvestor.dk her

x