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Rio Tinto Limited Company Profile
Rio Tinto is on the lookout for pay dirt. Rio Tinto Limited, one of the world's largest mining operations (along with BHP Billiton and Vale), is the Australian half of dual-listed sister companies, with Rio Tinto plc taking up residence in London. Although each company trades separately, the two Rio Tintos operate as one business. Rio Tinto explores for a variety of commodities: bauxite, coal, copper, diamonds, gold, iron ore, minerals (borates and titanium dioxide), nickel, and potash. Iron ore makes up about 44% of the group's sales. It also produces aluminum through its Rio Tinto Alcan unit. Most of its businesses are in Australia and North America, but it is expanding its operations in China and Mongolia.
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Contact Information
Address: 120 Collins St., Level 33
Melbourne 3000, Australia
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
Revenue (2013):51171.00 M
Revenue Growth (1 yr):0.40%
Employees (2013):0
Key People
Chairman: Jan P. du Plessis
Group executive, Technology and Innovation: Greg Lilleyman
Industry Information
Top Competitors
Anglo American plc (aaukf)
BHP Billiton Limited (bhp)
Vale S.A. (vale)

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