New Delhi, 6 January: Exploiting favourable market condition and untiring efforts by its employees, state-run National Mineral Development Corporation has registered a 37 per cent growth in iron ore production in the third quarter of fiscal 2013-14, the company said today. 
NMDC’s production of iron ore during the October-December quarter was 73.05 lakh tons compared with 53.32 lakh tons during the same period of last fiscal. 
Iron ore despatches during the quarter were 74.33 LT, registering a growth of about 40 per cent compared with 53.10 LT in the third quarter of last fiscal.     sns