AT A GLANCE: Rio Tinto iron ore production up 3% in Q4; hits Pilbara production guidance

A summary of multinational mining company Rio Tinto’s fourth-quarter 2020 production results from its latest production report released on Tuesday January 19.

In brief 

Iron ore production at Pilbara (100% basis) in the fourth quarter and the full year of 2020 were higher year on year, despite weather disruptions and strict safety measures due to Covid-19 in the second quarter.  Iron ore shipments from Pilbara in the fourth quarter increased by 2% year on year and 8% quarter on quarter.  Annual shipments from Pilbara...

Published

Zihao Yu

January 19, 2021

13:45 GMT

Singapore