Rio Tinto sells Eagle project to Lundin for $325 mln

SYDNEY, June 13 Wed Jun 12, 2013 5:41pm EDT

SYDNEY, June 13 (Reuters) - Mining giant Rio Tinto has agreed to sell its Eagle project to Lundin Mining Corp for $325 million in cash.

The sale of the high grade nickel-copper mine and mill is part of the Rio's divestment of non-core assets.