Rio facing higher WA costs due to labour, COVID, heritage

RIO Tinto has reported a soft quarter of iron ore production and lifted its unit cost guidance due to a combination of factors.

Rio facing higher WA costs due to labour, COVID, heritage Rio facing higher WA costs due to labour, COVID, heritage Rio facing higher WA costs due to labour, COVID, heritage Rio facing higher WA costs due to labour, COVID, heritage Rio facing higher WA costs due to labour, COVID, heritage

Issues with people movement is impacting Rio's projects, including Gudai-Darri (pictured)

Pilbara iron ore shipments were 76.3 million tonnes, down 2% over the previous quarter and down 12% year-on-year.