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Rio Tinto


 

Overview

Rio Tinto operates a fully integrated global diamond business comprising some 1,500 people. Rio Tinto owns and operates the Argyle Diamond Mine in the East Kimberley region of Western Australia and owns a 60 per cent interest in, and operates, the Diavik Diamond Mine in Canada’s remote Northwest Territories. Rio Tinto produces a strong and trusted profile of diamonds which are sold in all established and developing markets.

Visit our website: www.riotinto.com
Stock Market Listing: London [LSE:RIO],
Australia [ASX:RIO]
Bloomberg Tickers: RIO:LN
RIO:AU

 

Presentations

2018 Full year results 27 Feb 2019
2018 First Half results 1 Aug 2018
Beauty with integrity, Luxury Law Summit, London 17 May 2016
More Rio Tinto Diamonds presentations: www.riotinto.com/investors/presentations-91.aspx

 

Sustainability Reports

Taxes Paid 2018 9 April 2019
Rio Tinto Sustainable Development 2018 2018
Taxes Paid 2017 9 April 2018
Argyle Diamond Mine 2017 2018
Diavik Diamond Mine 2018 2017
Rio Tinto Sustainable Development 2017 2017
Rio Tinto Sustainable Development 2016 2017
Taxes Paid 2016 10 April 2017
Beauty with Integrity 2015
More on Rio Tinto sustainability www.riotinto.com/our-commitment-107.aspx

 

Annual/Half-yearly reports

2018 Annual Report 27-Feb-19
2018 H1 1-Aug-18
2017 Annual Report 28-Feb-18
2017 H1 2-Aug-17
2016 Annual Report 2-Mar-17
More reports  www.riotinto.com/investors-87.aspx

 

Production reports/Operations Reviews

2019 Q2 16-Jul-19
2019 Q1 16-Apr-19
2018 Q4 18-Jan-19
2018 Q3 16-Oct-18
2018 Q2 19-Jul-18
2018 Q1 18-Apr-18
2017 Q4 16-Jan-18
2017 Q3 17-Oct-17 
2017 Q2 18-Jul-17
2017 Q1 20-Apr-17
2016 Q4 17-Jan-17 
More operation reviews  www.riotinto.com/investors-87.aspx

 

Mines

Rio Tinto’s diamonds assets comprise the Argyle Diamond Mine in Australia (Rio Tinto: 100 per cent) and the Diavik Diamond Mine in Canada (Rio Tinto: 60 per cent).

Mine
Location Mining Method Production 2018
100% basis
Rio share
Rio production
       ‘000cts  %  ‘000cts
Argyle Australia Underground 14,069 100 14,069
Diavik Canada Open pit and underground 7,264 60 4,358
TOTAL 18,427

 

Reserves and Resources

As of 31 Dec 2018 See 2018 Annual Report pages 272 and 276