SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

December 01, 2010 05:00 ET

Rio Tinto Identifies Additional 2 Billion Tons of Iron Ore in Western Australia

BANGALORE, INDIA--(Marketwire - December 1, 2010) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Rio Tinto plc's (NYSE:RIO) (London, England) program to reinterpret and re-estimate its iron ore resources at 14 deposits in the Pilbara region of Western Australia has resulted in the announcement of a 2 billion-ton increase in the company's mineral resource base.

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