Pellet as a significant raw material for Steel production is the most important, innovative, recyclable and sustainable material for the 21st century and the sector is continuously growing including India. In this role, the Government has released the National Steel Policy 2017, which has laid down the broad roadmap for encouraging long-term growth for the Indian steel industry, both on demand and supply sides, by 2030-31.
With same notion, M/s Resources Pellets Concentrates Private Limited (RPCL) is promoted by M/s BKG Group and M/s FRPL, an undertaking that aims to upgrade iron ore through the means of advance beneficiation and pelletizing technologies. RPCL intends to improve the iron content of the ore, maximizing the potential of the existing resources. The long-term goal is to increase the resource base thus providing longevity and sustainability in the regions from where the mineral is being sourced. In this regard, RPCL is planning to set up 3.2 MTPA pellet plant and 3.6 MTPA pellet feed cum beneficiation plant, located at Somalapura village, Sandur taluk, Bellary District, Karnataka.