Iron – Rio Tinto (LSE:RIO,NYSE:RIO,ASX:RIO) has sold its Borborema iron ore project in Brazil to Australian company Latin Resources (ASX:LRS), MINING.com reported.
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Diamond – Australian Mining reported that Rio Tinto plc (LSE:RIO,ASX:RIO,NYSE:RIO) has launched a new diamond marketing program in China called the Fashion of Diamonds. It has "resulted in numerous creative collaborations with designers and manufacturers," culminating in 13 collections made up of over 90 pieces of jewelry.
Iron – Now may be the time to take another look at iron ore companies as an investment, with many making major gains over the last 3 months.
Diamond – Rapaport said in its weekly report that several large diamond companies, including ALROSA (MCX:ALNU), De Beers, Rio Tinto plc (ASX:RIO,LSE:RIO,NYSE:RIO) and Dominion Diamond Corp. (TSX:DDC,NYSE:DDC), saw production increases in the third quarter of this year despite the fact that manufacturers have been refusing goods.
Diamond – Rapaport reported that Rio Tinto plc's (ASX:RIO,LSE:RIO,NYSE:RIO) diamond production came to 4.158 million carats during the third quarter, which ended on September 30. That's an increase of 12 percent from the previous year.
Diamond – Rapaport reported that the Argyle Phoenix, the top lot at Rio Tinto plc's (ASX:RIO,LSE:RIO,NYSE:RIO) Argyle Pink Diamonds tender, sold for more than $2 million. The sale consisted of 64 diamonds from the Argyle mine.
Diamond – The Wall Street Journal's Scene Asia reported that Rio Tinto plc (ASX:RIO,LSE:RIO,NYSE:RIO) is on tour, showing the diamonds that will be included in its 30th annual Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender. The company expects the Argyle Phoenix, one of three "beyond rare" red diamonds being offered, to fetch the highest price.
Iron – The world's second-largest iron ore producer is ramping up production and lowering its costs, which could threaten smaller producers of the steelmaking commodity.
Iron – Rio Tinto (LSE:RIO, NYSE:RIO) began loading the first iron ore from its expanded Pilbara operations in Western Australia, News.com.au reported on Tuesday.
Iron – The Australian reports that Rio Tinto's Simando iron ore mine in Guinea is likely to miss its 2015 production date by at least three years.