Mineral Development Corporation Ltd. (NMDC), Country’s largest Iron Ore
producer, a CPSE under Ministry of Steel and FICCI will be organizing a
conference on the Indian minerals and metals industry on the theme ‘Transition
Towards 2030 & Vision 2047’ on 23rd and 24th August at New Delhi.
The two-day event is being organised
in commemoration of the 75 glorious years of India's Independence and the ongoing “Azadi Ka Amrit
Mahotsav” in collaboration with the Union Ministries of Steel and Mines. The
key objective of the event is to have deliberations on the roadmap for the
minerals & metals sector to achieve the ‘Vision 2047’.
programme will be graced by speakers from across industry, policy and academia.
Global and domestic producers, mineral organisations, policymakers, mine
equipment manufacturers, country heads of global corporates, Central and State
Government officials among others would be present and address the conference.
the curtain raiser event, Shri Sumit Deb, Chair, FICCI Mining Committee and
Chairman-Cum- Managing Director, NMDC Ltd noted “Collaboration between all
relevant stakeholders including industry, Centre and states is the key and the upcoming conference will work as a
platform to strengthen the collaboration and chalk out the plan ahead.
the challenges and obstacles and finding out solutions for them is the key to
progress and this conference would provide the right platform for that.” Mr Deb
“Mining sector in India is going through
a paradigm shift with reforms to ease the business ecosystem and make the
well endowed with most of the minerals and produces 95 minerals, including
fuel, atomic, metallic, non-metallic and minor minerals. Being unexplored, the
exploration and mining companies have a lot to offer to the country.