BENGALURU, April 20 (Reuters) – Tata Steel (TISC.NS) will stop doing business with Russia, India’s biggest steelmaker by revenue said on Wednesday, making it the latest global company to cut ties with the country over its attack on Ukraine.

“Tata Steel has no operations or employees in Russia. We have taken a conscious decision to stop doing business with Russia,” the company said in a statement.

The company imports coal from Russia for its steelmaking process.

Tata Steel is one of a handful of Indian companies that have stopped doing business with Russia, with the move coming even as India did not condemn the invasion and did not impose sanctions on Moscow.

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The Western Allies have called on India to speak out against the war. Several Western companies have withdrawn from Russia.

All of Tata Steel’s production sites in India, the UK and the Netherlands have secured alternative raw material supplies to end its dependence on Russia, the company said.

“They (EU) will end their business relationship and our businesses in the UK and the Netherlands are part of this decision,” said a senior Tata Steel executive who declined to be named. Executives said Russia’s coal resources were “very small”.

Reporting by Chris Thomas in Bengaluru and Neha Arora in New Delhi; Edited by Anil D’Silva and Maju Samuel

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