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Vedanta Resources

Vedanta Resources
Company nameVedanta Resources plc
Company typePublic limited company
IndustryMining and Resources
Founded1976, Bombay, India
Founder(s)Anil Agarwal
HeadquartersLondon, United Kingdom
Area servedWorldwide
Key peopleAnil Agarwal
(Executive Chairman)
Navin Agarwal
(Deputy Executive Chairman)
Mahindra Mehta
(CEO)
ProductsCopper, aluminium, zinc, lead, gold, iron ore, pig iron and metallurgical coke
Revenue(+) US$7.873 billion (2010)
Operating income(+) $1.653 billion (2010)
Net income(+) $598 million (2010)
Total assets(+) $23.887 billion (2010)
Total equity(+) $11.357 billion (2010)
Employees30,000 (2010)
SubsidiarySterlite Industries
BALCO
HZL
Sesa Goa
MALCO
Vedanta Aluminium
Sterlite Energy
Australian Copper Mines
Konkola Copper Mines

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Vedanta Resources plc (Lse - VED) is a global mining and metals company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is the largest mining and non-ferrous metals company in India and also has mining operations in Australia and Zambia. Its main products are copper, zinc, aluminium, lead and iron ore. It is also developing commercial power stations in India in Orissa (2,400 MW) and Punjab (1,980 MW).

It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.


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