Rio Tinto opens Silvergrass iron ore mine

Rio Tinto has officially opened its 10 million-tpy Silvergrass iron ore mine in Western Australia.

The $338-million project will produce low-phosphorus ore “crucial to maintaining Rio’s premium Pilbara Blend product,” the Anglo-Australian miner said on Wednesday August 30. Full commissioning...


July Zhang

August 30, 2017

11:00 GMT