Auto drives Rio Tinto's North American aluminium expansion plan

Rio Tinto is mulling expansion of its primary aluminium capacity in North America to better serve demand for automotive sheet, a company executive said on September 19.

“We have phases of smelters we’ve built already,” Rio Tinto director of global automotive strategy Jim Dickson said during a presentation at Metal Bulletin sister publication AMM’s Automotive Supply Chain...


Kirk Maltais

September 21, 2017

03:50 GMT