Rio Tinto declares force majeure at Richards Bay Minerals

By IM Staff
Published: Wednesday, 30 June 2021

Rio Tinto has declared force majeure on customer contracts at Richards Bay Minerals in South Africa due to an escalation in the security situation at the operations.

By Sofia Okun, Rijuta Dey Bera 

All mining and smelting operations at Richards Bay Minerals have been halted until further notice, the company said on Tuesday June 29.

The $463-million Zulti South project – the next stage in the development of Richards Bay Minerals – has remained on...

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