News: Rio Tinto Ltd (RIO.AX)
5 Dec 2013
Thu, Nov 28 2013
TOKYO, Nov 28 - Some big aluminium firms have offered Japanese buyers a premium of $255-256 a tonne for January-March shipments, below the offer from top producer United Company Rusal last week but still around a record high, four sources involved in the talks said on Thursday.
TOKYO, Nov 23 - Russia's United Company Rusal Plc , the world's biggest aluminium producer, said it had offered January-March shipments of the metal to Japanese buyers at a premium of $270 per tonne, seeking a record high.
Nov 18 - Rio Tinto Ltd , one of the world's top mining companies, has sold most of its stake in aluminum products maker Constellium NV for about $330 million, according to a regulatory filing on Monday.
MELBOURNE - Rio Tinto is set to submit a mine plan to U.S. authorities this week for its $6 billion Resolution project in Arizona, which could become the largest copper producer in North America, a spokesman said on Thursday.
LONDON/NEW YORK - Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto will launch an $8 billion loan refinancing on Wednesday, banking sources said on Tuesday.
QINGDAO, China - China's annual steel consumption is expected to peak at 825 million tonnes in 2018, Baoshan Iron and Steel said, as demand growth runs out of steam.
* First fall in 3 quarters reflects lower premiums overseas
* Pacific Aluminium to be reintegrated into Rio Tinto Alcan
SYDNEY, Aug 8 - Australian shares are likely to start lower on Thursday after Wall Street suffered a third-day of losses on lingering uncertainty about the U.S. stimulus outlook, with focus turning to China's trade data and earnings from the likes of Rio Tinto Ltd.
SYDNEY/WELLINGTON, Aug 7 - Australian shares skidded 1.3 percent on Wednesday, its biggest fall in five weeks, hit by sharp falls in miners and financials as regional markets tracked a soft Wall Street lead amid uncertainty about the U.S. Federal Reserve's stimulus programme