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India (IN)

OpenCorporation rating: 6.92 on 100

Ranking 2019: 503 on 568 companies

Primary NACE classification:
Mining of other non-ferrous metal ores (0729)

Company description

This company is primarily engaged in the mining and production of non-ferrous metals. It was incorporated in January 1966 and has its registered head office in Udaipur, India.The company is considered as one of the leading producers of zinc and lead in the world. Its current metal production capacity is 1,064,000 tonnes per annum (879,000 tonnes of zinc and 185,000 tonnes of lead). Its zinc metals are in the forms of special high grade zinc, high grade zinc and prime Western zinc. The company's lead are utilized by such sectors as lead acid battery, ceramic glazes, pigments, electrodes and electrolysis, galvanizing and alloys. In addition to lead and zinc, the company also produces silver ingots that are used in photographic material, electrical contacts and conductors, jewellery, and coins; cadmium that is used in pigments, stabilizers, coatings, and alloys, among others; and sulphuric acid that is used in such products as detergents slurry, fertilizer, dyes and dyes intermediates, and pharmaceuticals.The company's smelters in India are situated in Chanderiya, Debari and Visakhapatnam. The company's mines in the country are located in Zawar, Dariba and Rampura Agucha. Its common shares are traded on the Bombay Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol HINDZINC. The company aims to be the world's largest and most admired zinc-lead and silver company.

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