Rio Tinto completes sale of Dunkerque aluminium smelter

14 December 2018

Rio Tinto has completed the sale of its aluminium smelter at Dunkerque, France, to Liberty House for $500 million. Liberty House, which i...

First shipment from Rio Tinto’s Amrun bauxite mine arrives in Gladstone

11 December 2018

Rio Tinto’s Yarwun alumina refinery is celebrating the first shipment from Rio Tinto’s newly operational A$2.6 billion Amrun bauxite mine...

Prime Minister Ardern re-opens potline at New Zealand’s Aluminium Smelter

06 December 2018

Rio Tinto today welcomed the Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern to officially re-open Potline 4 at New Zealand’s Aluminium Smel...

First shipment leaves Rio Tinto’s Amrun bauxite mine in Australia

03 December 2018

Rio Tinto’s Amrun project in Queensland, Australia, has achieved a significant milestone, successfully making the first shipment of bauxi...

Rio Tinto approves $2.6 billion investment in Koodaideri iron ore mine

28 November 2018

Rio Tinto is to develop its most technologically advanced mine following the full approval of a $2.6 billion1 (A$3.5 billion) investment ...

Simon McKeon AO to join Rio Tinto board

28 November 2018

Rio Tinto has appointed Simon McKeon AO as an independent non-executive director. Mr McKeon, an Australian citizen, will join the board o...