India's largest iron ore miner NMDC today said it produced 5.63 million tonnes of iron ore in April and May this year.
The company produced 3.66 MT of iron ore from its mines in Chhattisgarh and 1.97 MT from the mines in Karnataka during the period, NMDC said in a filing to BSE.
It further said that it sold 6.59 MT of iron ore in the April-May period of the ongoing fiscal.
The production and sales figure of iron ore are provisional.
NMDC is presently producing iron ore from three fully mechanised mines namely, Bailadila Deposit-14/11C, Bailadila Deposit-5, 10/11A (Chhattisgarh) and Donimalai iron ore mines (Karnataka).