Rio Tinto – Signature partner

Rio Tinto is a global leader in the mining and metals sector with more than 50,000 people operating across six continents in more than 40 countries. Rio Tinto is strongly represented in Australia and North America, and also has significant businesses in Asia, Europe, Africa and South America.

Rio Tinto’s major products are aluminium, copper, diamonds, gold, industrial minerals (borates, titanium dioxide and salt), iron ore, thermal and metallurgical coal and uranium.

Rio Tinto has developed some of the world’s largest and best quality mines and operations. They have led the industry in partnerships, with customers in new markets, and with local communities. Rio Tinto has pioneered technological innovations, such as their Mine of the Future™ programme and their low-CO2 aluminium from hydropower.

Their materials are essential to making modern life work. You’ll find them in smartphones, planes, cars, hospitals and throughout your home. Their activities help economies grow and communities prosper. The strength of their partnerships – with their people, the communities they work with, the countries where they operate, customers and suppliers – is what makes human progress possible.

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