Tag: rio tinto

August 17, 2018

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Copper Hits New Lows

This week in base metals, miners are putting out half-year reports at a time when there's a lot of noise...
August 16, 2018

Top Copper Production by Country

Here’s a look at top copper production by country in 2017, as reported by the US Geological Survey. Chile took...
August 15, 2018

Largest Uranium Producers in the World

What companies are the largest uranium producers in the world? We run through the firms producing the most of this...
August 13, 2018

Atacama Desert: Where Copper is King

The Atacama Desert has drawn a lot of investment attention in recent years with the lithium triangle’s domination of the...
August 8, 2018

Phosphate-mining Stocks to Watch

A look at phosphate-mining companies that are already producing or are working to advance projects focused on the fertilizer.
August 7, 2018

Freeport: “Significantly Lower” Copper Production from Grasberg

Freeport-McMoRan says it expects much lower copper production from its Indonesian operations as the Grasberg mine transitions from open pit...
August 7, 2018

Uranium Production in the World by Country

Which country had the most uranium production in the world in 2017? Kazakhstan topped the list, followed by Canada and...
August 1, 2018

Rio Funds Intelligent Iron Ore Mine with $146-million Investment

Rio Tinto has put $146 million towards initial funding for its Koodaideri iron ore project in the Pilbara. The company...
August 1, 2018

Rio Tinto Sells Remaining Coal Assets

Rio Tinto is an international company that specializes in exploring and producing aluminum, copper, diamonds and iron. 
August 1, 2018

Rio Tinto Releases Half-Year Results

Rio Tinto has announced US$7.2 billion of returns to shareholders comprising US$3.2 billion from operations and US$4.0 billion from asset...