Pilbara's ports surge ahead

Pilbara's ports surge ahead

THE iron ore spot price may have plummeted to a five-year low but the effects of lower commodity prices...

On Location

16 OCTOBER 2014
Pilbara cost battle heats up

Pilbara cost battle heats up

RIO Tinto Iron Ore boss Andrew Harding has shot down claims made by BHP Billiton this week that it will...

Bulks

10 OCTOBER 2014
Rio in final exit from Mozambique coal

Rio in final exit from Mozambique coal

RIO Tinto has ended a sad chapter in its history which ultimately lead to the resignation of its former...

M&A

09 OCTOBER 2014
Rio sells Mozambican coal assets for $53M

Rio sells Mozambican coal assets for $53M

RIO Tinto has agreed to sell Rio Tinto Coal Mozambique to International Coal Ventures Pty Ltd for $US50...

M&A

31 JULY 2014
Rio Tinto hits 200 million

Rio Tinto hits 200 million

THE world's largest fleet of autonomous haul trucks has hit a very significant milestone in Western Australia's...

Forum

11 JUNE 2014
Rio sues Vale and BSG over Simandou

Rio sues Vale and BSG over Simandou

RIO Tinto has launched US court proceedings over the loss of half of its stake in the massive Simandou...

Regulation

01 MAY 2014
Rio quits Tasman's Vulcan

Rio quits Tasman's Vulcan

RIO Tinto Exploration has backed out of its Vulcan iron oxide-copper-gold-uranium joint venture in South...

Discovery

17 MARCH 2014
Glencore snaps up Rio Tinto's share of Clermont

Glencore snaps up Rio Tinto's share of Clermont

GLENCORE Xstrata is expanding its Australia coal empire by acquiring Rio Tinto Coal's 50.1% share of...

M&A

28 OCTOBER 2013

Melbourne Cr calls for Rio move

A CITY of Melbourne councillor has put forward a motion calling for London-based mining giant Rio Tinto...

Events Coverage

08 APRIL 2013
Rio, Xstrata to slash 200 coal jobs

Rio, Xstrata to slash 200 coal jobs

RIO Tinto Coal and Xstrata Coal will cut a combined 200 jobs from their Australian operations in response...

Bulks

20 MARCH 2013
Ribbon cut at Rio's Yarwun expansion

Ribbon cut at Rio's Yarwun expansion

AFTER five years in construction Rio Tinto Alcan has officially opened its $A2.5 billion Yarwun alumina...

Base metals

24 OCTOBER 2012
Rio Tinto takes Indian option

Rio Tinto takes Indian option

RIO Tinto has teamed up with giant Indian engineering house iGATE Patni to fast-track the commercialisation...

Leadership

28 MARCH 2012