Rio Tinto announces restart of Richards Bay mineral sand operations
Published: Thursday, 02 January 2020
Global miner Rio Tinto will restart mining of mineral sand after meeting the KwaZulu-Natal provincial premier to discuss incidences of criminal violence directed at its employees.
Rio Tinto will restart its mining operations at the Richards
Bay Minerals facility in South Africa, after meeting with Sihle
Zikalala, the premier of KwaZulu-Natal province.
"Rio Tinto has today started the process of resuming
operations at Richards Bay Minerals [RBM] in South Africa," the
company said on December 30.