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Rio's Richards Bay Minerals force majeure ongoing

Force majeure on titanium dioxide products from Rio Tinto's (LSE:RIO) 74%-owned Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) remains in place, despite it restarting operations in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province.

Mine Risk Management > Politics

Rio's Richards Bay Minerals force majeure ongoing

Force majeure on titanium dioxide products from Rio Tinto's (LSE:RIO) 74%-owned Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) remains in place, despite it restarting operations in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province.

Rio's Richards Bay Minerals force majeure ongoing

Rio's 74%-owned Richards Bay Minerals operation in South Africa

In a statement sent late Friday in response to emailed questions, Rio said the force majeure declared on April 5 was ongoing, as it was still assessing the impact on RBM's production and sales delivery.