Vedanta´s iron ore division shipped its first 88,000 tonne iron ore cargo to China after resuming mining operations at its Codli, Bicholim and Surla mines in Goa.The Anil Agarwal-led company has started mining operations in the state after a gap of three years. The shipment carrying the ore is being exported to China via the ´Ao Hong Ma´.Vedanta´s iron ore business expects to mine 5.5 mn tonne iron ore from its mines in Goa. The low grade ore is not used by domestic steel makers, and most of it will be exported by March 2016.
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