International Copper Association India (ICA India) in association with Hindalco
Industries Ltd and Vedanta Ltd organized the prestigious India Copper Forum earlier
today in Mumbai. The event brought together experts and thought leaders from the
ministry and copper fraternity to congregate and deliberate on opportunities and
challenges faced by the industry.
The International Copper Association India teamed up with the Central Electricity
Authority and the Bureau of Indian Standards to run a full day ‘2nd National Workshop
on Electrical Safety - India’ on 12th April 2016 in New Delhi.
The country’s Rural Electrification Corporation has recommended only copper for
The announcement comes as part of US$11 billion scheme to provide electrification
for all homes in rural villages launched by India’s Union Government headed by Prime
Minister Narendra Modi.
2nd India Copper Forum, by International Copper Association India (ICAI) concludes with an in-depth analysis of the Indian copper sector
The event brought together experts and thought leaders from the copper fraternity to congregate and deliberate on opportunities, challenges and future of the country with copper.
~Per capita usage of copper in India is at average 0.8 kgs as compared to the world average 3.7kgs
~India copper usage stood at 1.2 mn tonnes in 2015, set to double in the next 5-6 years