IM21: IM markets must adapt to compete – Rio Tinto

By Jack Elliott
Published: Tuesday, 27 March 2012

Anglo-American producer braces for “second wave of industrialisation”

Industrial minerals markets must adapt and develop to keep up with demand generated by a growing population, according to Xiaoling Liu, newly-appointed CEO of Rio Tinto Minerals (RTM).

Speaking at IM’s 21st Industrial Minerals Congress & Exhibition in Budapest today, Liu explained that a fast-growing, ageing population will provide opportunity,...

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