Indian mineral output up 0.8% in July
Published: Friday, 23 September 2016
Despite the domestic mining industry experiencing regulatory changes and global commodities turmoil, India’s mineral production index in July has managed to increase by 0.8% y-o-y for the fourth consecutive month of fiscal year 2016-17.
production index for India's mining and quarrying sector was
118.7 in July 2016, marginally up 0.8% year-on-year (y-o-y),
according to the country's Ministry of Mines.
The cumulative growth for the period April-July 2016-17
increased by 2% over the corresponding period of April-July
2015-2016, as the ministry accelerates efforts...