Rio intensifies protest over Indian boric acid import restrictions

By Myles McCormick
Published: Monday, 25 January 2016

Miner argues Indian customers disadvantaged; quibbles over ambiguity of dual classification.

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Plc has urged the Indian government to remove import restrictions on boric acid, which it said would relieve domestic industries currently forced pay over the odds for domestically-produced product.

In a letter seen by IM from Vijay Ayer, managing director of Rio Tinto India, sent...

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