Rio Tinto cleared for potash exploration in China

By Jack Elliott
Published: Friday, 25 November 2011

Rio Tinto and Chinalco joint venture officially registered as business

Chinalco Rio Tinto Exploration Co. Ltd. (CRTX), a joint venture between Anglo-Australian Rio Tinto and China’s Chinalco, has been registered as a business in China.

The registration, approved by China’s Industrial and Commerical Administry, clears CRTX to start exploring mineral deposits,...

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