Upcoming Projects

GMDC Upcoming Projects

Fluorspar Beneficiation plant

Govt. of Gujarat accorded approval to GMDC for setting up of Fluorspar Beneficiation plant at Kadipani, Taluka Kawant, Dist. Chhotaudepur in JV with M/s. Gujarat Fluorochemicals Limited, Noida and M/s. Navin Fluorine International Ltd, Mumbai. The plant capacity will be 40000 TPA.

Lignite based 500 MW Power Plant at Bhavnagar

Setting up of power project at Bhavnagar in JV with 7 other PSUs of Govt. of Gujarat. JVC to implement the project has already been incorporated in the name of M/s. Bhavnagar Energy Co. Ltd. GMDC equity is 23.36 % in the project.


Govt. of Gujarat accorded approval for setting up plant for Zeolite and other value added products, in JV with M/s. Credo Mineral Industries Limited. GMDC will supply 1,20,000 TPA NPG Bauxite from Kutch to the company.

Silica Sand Beneficiation Project

GMDC is in the process for setting up a Silica Sand Beneficiation Plant 1,50,000 TPA capacity on Built on Operate (BOO)/Built on Operate and Sales (BOOS)/any suitable business model where GMDC will cater Silica Sand from Rajpardi Lignite Project.

Bio-Fertilizer Plant

GMDC is in the process of making long-term supply agreement of Lignite and Bentonite with one company for their current and upcoming Bio-fertilizer unit in Gujarat.

Upcoming Lignite Blocks and Future Lignite Mines

GMDC has been allotted the following Lignite Blocks by the MoC, Government of India.

  • Panandhro Extension (Kutch)
  • Bharkandam (Kutch)

Following Lignite Blocks have been reserved for GMDC by the MoC, Government of India under section 17 A (2) of MMDR Act 1957.

  • EFG-Valia (Bharuch)
  • Damkai Padal (Bharuch)
  • Ghala (Surat)
  • Lakhpat (Kutch)