Monnet Ispat and Energy Ltd is planning to acquire majority stake in a 25-million tonne (mt) coal mine in Colombia, according to reports.
Reports stated that this move comes on the heels of the scrapping of Jindal Steel and Powers $2.1-bn contract to develop the El Mutun iron ore deposit in another South American country, Bolivia.
Monnet had acquired Indonesian coal company PT Sarwa Sembada Karya Bumi in Sumatra for $24 million through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Monnet Global Ltd, in 2010-11, reports said.
India Infoline Research Team / 08:59, Sep 02, 2014
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