Company name: Rio Tinto plc
Category: Aluminium, copper, iron ore and industrial minerals
Location: London, United Kingdom [HQ]
Expertise: Mineral resources
Keywords: Iron Ore, Aluminium, Copper.
Telephone number: +44 20 7781 2000
Fax: +61 8 9366 5468
Other information: Rio Tinto is an international producer of aluminium, copper, iron ore and industrial minerals. The company is listed on the London and New York Stock Exchange with a network spread across Australia and North America and significant businesses in Asia, Europe, Africa and South America.
In the Pilbara region of Western Australia, Rio Tinto operates the world's largest integrated portfolio of iron ore assets with industry-leading margins. The Pilbara operations include a world-class, integrated network of 15 iron ore mines, four port facilities, a 1,700 kilometre rail network and related infrastructure - all designed to respond rapidly to changes in demand, supported by an Operations Centre in Perth.
Rio's iron ore reserves in 2017 (including Brockman South Marra Mamba, Robe Valley and West Angelas) amounted to 3,680 million tonnes.
Rio Tinto is also a global leader in aluminium and operates large-scale, high-quality bauxite mines and alumina refineries; as well as a portfolio of the world's most modern and competitive aluminium smelters.