Rio Tinto Plc - Rio Tinto Limited is a Public Company that is ranked number 1 out of the top 2000 companies in Australia. The company generates the majority of its income from the Metal Ore Mining in Australia industry.

In 2018 the company generated total revenue of $67,353,480,000 including sales and other revenue. In 2018 Rio Tinto Plc - Rio Tinto Limited had 47458 employees in Australia including employees from all subsidiaries under the company's control.

The Chief Executive of Rio Tinto Plc - Rio Tinto Limited is Mr Jean-Sebastien Jacques whose official title is Chief Executive. The Chairman of Rio Tinto Plc - Rio Tinto Limited is Mr Simon Thompson whose official title is Non-Executive Chairman. 

Rio Tinto operates mining and mineral projects in around 35 countries worldwide.  Rio Tinto operates under the following divisions:



The company operates fully integrated facilities involved in mining, processing and refining bauxite to aluminium and other products with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Guinea, Iceland, New Zealand, and Oman.


Copper & Diamonds

The company produces copper from its interests in Chile, Mongolia, and the USA. As a by-product of mining copper, the company also produces gold, silver and molybdenum from its copper mining operations. The company also mines, refines and markets diamonds from its Argyle Diamond mine in Australia and Diavik Diamond Mine in Canada.  


Energy and Minerals

The company mines uranium, borates, salt and titanium dioxide from sites in Australia, Canada, Guinea, Madagascar, Mozambique, Namibia, Serbia, South Africa and the USA.


Iron Ore

The company mines, smelts and transports iron and iron ore globally. The company operates its iron ore assets portfolio in the Pilbara region, Western Australia, and plans to expand the operations further. 



Rio Tinto sells and markets minerals and metals to the global market primarily to industrial companies for further processing. Through its Marine & Logistics division, the company provides ocean freight and supply chain services to the Rio Tinto group with a fleet of both company owned and chartered ships. Its Procurement division focuses on creating sustainable cost efficiencies and higher productivity, and freeing locked-up working capital for the group. 


Growth and Innovation

Rio Tinto invests in technology and innovation across all of its ventures to increase the efficiency and operational capabilities of the company as a whole.

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