Rio Tinto lowers 2018 production guidance for aluminium, warns of financial losses in alumina
Published: Wednesday, 17 October 2018
Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto has lowered its 2018 production guidance for aluminium by more than 4% due to an ongoing labor dispute at one of its Canada-based smelters.
Rio Tinto lowered its 2018 guidance for aluminium by more
than 4% on Tuesday October 16, to reflect the impact of the
ongoing lock-out at the Becancour smelter in Quebec,
The company's guidance figure for aluminium production has
been revised to 3.4-3.5 million tonnes from 3.5-3.7 million