Gravita starts Aluminium recycling plant in Mozambique
Posted By : Fiona Fernandes | Date : Oct 25 2021 7:47 PM
Gravita, a leading "Recycling Company" having its manufacturing presence around the globe, announced that a step down subsidiary of the company situated in Mozambique, East Africa has started commercial production of Aluminium from its new recycling plant which is having an annual capacity of around 4,000 MTPA in addition to its existing Lead recycling facility of 4,500 MTPA.They are also in process of setting up of a new plastic recycling unit in Mozambique. The Company is expecting an additional revenue of approx. Rs. 50 Crores per annum coupled with gross margins of~ 18% from this Aluminium Recycling Plant. The Group has made an investment of approx. 2 Crores for procuring and commissioning of this new Recycling Plant which is invested from internal accruals of the company. The plant in Mozambique has been set up on a leased premises keeping in view of judicious use of capita l & lean capex policy of Gravita. The Company will be procuring domestic aluminium scrap for the purpose of production from this plant and it will cater the needs of Aluminium die casting components manufacturing industries of Auto & FMCG sector located in South and East Asian markets. The Gravita Group is among the well-known recycling companies across the globe and capacity expansion of this plant will help company to change its sales mix by increasing the ratio of Aluminium business.