Andhra Pradesh government outlines new barite mining plan

By Laura Syrett
Published: Wednesday, 28 January 2015

The announcement, which comes after months of uncertainty that wiped Indian barite off the international market in the second half of last year, has been hailed as a fair, commercial reform to the sector by APMDC, but criticised as vindictive by private firms which have had their mining leases taken away.

Normal 0 false false false EN-GB X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 India’s state-owned Andhra Pradesh Mineral Development Corp. (APMDC) has issued a statement...

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