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Lenders choose Tata Steel as preferred bidder for Bhushan Power & Steel

Tata Steel has already bagged Bhushan Steel, which has a capacity of 5.6 million tonnes

Bhushan Power & Steel

Bhushan Power & Steel

Abhijit LeleDev Chatterjee Ishita Ayan Dutt Mumbai/Kolkata
The committee of creditors (CoC) for Bhushan Power & Steel has decided on Tata Steel as the preferred bidder. The battle for Bhushan Power & Steel was closely fought between UK-based Liberty House, which submitted a late bid, and Tata Steel. People in the banking sector said that both bids were in close range initially.

"The difference was in the range of Rs 5-10 billion. Tata had offered around Rs 175 billion and Liberty Rs 180 billion as immediate upfront to financial creditors. But if you consider operational creditors, including employees, the Tata Steel bid looked slightly better. There is no

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First Published: Jun 28 2018 | 2:57 AM IST

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