Rio Tinto Ltd (RIO.AX)
18 Dec 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||$96,638.41|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||1,849.72|
TOKYO, Dec 9 - Two top aluminium producers are asking Japanese buyers to pay record premiums of $435-$440 per tonne for January-March deliveries, up as much as 4.8 percent from the previous quarter, two sources involved in quarterly pricing talks said on Tuesday.
SYDNEY, Oct 14 - Australian shares rose 1 percent on Tuesday, underpinned by a recovery in the resources sector as iron ore, copper and other base metals rebounded, though a survey showing a dip in business conditions curtailed buying.
* Record high premiums reflect high spot U.S., Europe rates
SANTIAGO, Sept 15 - The union at the world's largest copper mine, Chile's Escondida, has called a strike for Sept. 22 and 24, aiming to paralyze activity to win improved working conditions, the union said on Monday.
TOKYO, Aug 21 - United Company Rusal Plc , the world's biggest aluminium producer, has kicked off talks with Japanese buyers at a record high premium of $460 per tonne for October-December shipments of the metal, according to three sources.
* Miners lead; BHP beat its own guidance for iron ore output
TOKYO, July 1 - Japan's aluminium premiums for July-September shipments were mostly set at a record high $400-$408 per tonne, up 8-12 percent from the previous quarter, on higher overseas rates and solid local demand, sources directly involved in the talks said.