Rio Tinto Plc reports Pilbara operations returning to normal

Rio Tinto Plc (LON: RIO) has released the third quarter production results.

  • The company has reported that the Pilbara operations are resuming to more normal operating terms and the timetables are back to the pre-pandemic settings.
  • The company’s AIFR (all Injury Frequency Rate) of 0.35 improved through 2020 versus 2019 (0.42).
  • Aluminium production in the third quarter was up by 1 per cent to of 0.8 million tonnes, while the mined copper was 18 per cent lower than the same period of 2019.