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Sesa Goa to start exploration in Liberia Mines soon

Sesa Goa will be starting their exploration work in the Liberian mines for Iron ore which is expected to be over 1 billion tonnes. Company has acquired a stake of 51% in Western Clusters Limited, which was supposed to develop the project for Rs.411 crore.

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Licenses of three blocks are ready and the exploration work is expected to start in a week, a company official mentioned. Aeromagnetic survey of the ore area was completed and expenditure of Sesa Goa for the entire project will be known in 2-3 months, he added.

The company added about 68 million tonnes of reserves and source making its total iron ore base to 374 million tonnes. Sesa Goa can easily sustain with its resources for a period of 17-18 years with the current production rates. Also, company has kept aside Rs.600 crore for expansion activities excluding the Liberian exploration.

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