Tim Tams and $825M buys Rio Tinto lithium momentum

WHEN the Serbian government kiboshed Rio Tinto’s US$2.4 billion Jadar project in the country’s west many thought it could well have been the end of group’s big-time ambitions in the key battery material, writes Barry FitzGerald.

Tim Tams and $825M buys Rio Tinto lithium momentum Tim Tams and $825M buys Rio Tinto lithium momentum Tim Tams and $825M buys Rio Tinto lithium momentum Tim Tams and $825M buys Rio Tinto lithium momentum Tim Tams and $825M buys Rio Tinto lithium momentum

Marnie Finlayson

But for an outlay of $825 million and some packets of Tim Tams, the mining major's lithium ambitions were given fresh momentum when disappointment in Serbia was followed up by success in buying the