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Rio posts record payout after year of extremes

Rio has shrugged off the challenges of the past year to declare its biggest dividend ever.

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Rio Tinto CEO Jakob Stausholm

The company declared a final dividend of US$3.09 per share, or $5 billion, as well as a special dividend of 93c, or $1.5 billion.

It takes the 2020 total dividend to $5.