Rio Tinto refreshes deal with borates workers union

By IM Staff
Published: Monday, 25 January 2016

Deal struck with Mojave Desert staff which Rio says will protect business’ future.

Rio Tinto Minerals, the non-metallic arm of Rio Tinto Plc, signed an agreement in December with the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) concerning workers at its borates mine in the Mojave Desert, in southwestern US.

The new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) invokes a five-year extension on the current CBA,...

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