H1 boost for Rio Tinto Minerals
Published: Thursday, 05 August 2010
Talc and borates producer’s profits rise 37% as global demand continues recovery
Borates and talc producer, Rio Tinto Minerals, posted a 37%
increase in profit for the first half of 2010 as demand
recovered in line with the global economy.
The Rio Tinto Plc subsidiary reported operating profits
(EBITDA*) of $96m., up from $70m. in the first half of 2009,