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2 Eastbourne Terrace

London, W2 6LG

United Kingdom

Phone: 44 20 7781 2000

Fax: 44 20 7781 1800

ders worldwide. It has operations, exploration and development projects in Australia, Namibia, Mozambique, and Canada. Products Coal: The company is a supplier to the seaborne thermal coal market. Thermal coal is used for electricity generation in power stations. It also produces coking or metallurgical coal, which when mixed in furnaces with iron ore, produces steel. Uranium: Uranium is a natural energy source and is used in the production of clean, stable, base-load electricity. After uranium ore is mined, it is milled into uranium oxide – the mine product that is sold for processing into fuel rods for use in nuclear power stations. Iron Ore The company’s Iron Ore product group is a producer supplying the global seaborne iron ore trade. Products Iron Ore: Iron is the key ingredient in the production of steel. The company’s iron ore mines are located in Australia and Canada. Core Operating Assets Copper Kennecott Utah Copper (100%): Kennecott Utah Copper produces copper. In 2013, Kennecott Utah Copper produced 194 thousand tonnes of refined copper, 192 thousand ounces of refined gold, and 5.7 thousand tonnes of molybdenum. In 2013, the Bingham Canyon Mine experienced a 135 million tonne landslide on the north-east wall. Oyu Tolgoi (51% interest in Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd., which owns 66% of Oyu Tolgoi LLC): The Oyu Tolgoi is located in Mongolia. In 2013, Oyu Tolgoi produced 77 thousand tonnes of copper and 157 thousand ounces of gold. Escondida (30%): Located in Chile’s Atacama Desert, Escondida is a copper mine in terms of copper production. In 2013, Escondida produced 1.1 million tonnes of copper (100% basis). Grasberg (a joint venture that gives the company a 40% share of production above specified levels until the end of 2021 and 40% of all production after 2021): Grasberg is owned and operated by PT Freeport Indonesia, a subsidiary of the U.S.-based Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. Located in the province of Papua in Indonesia, it is a copper mine. The company’s share of mined copper production at Grasberg was 6 thousand tonnes in 2013. Greenfield Projects La Granja (100%): The La Granja project is located in northern Peru. Resolution Copper (55%): The Resolution Copper project is located in Arizona, the U.S. Diamonds & Minerals RTD: RTD is a producer of rough diamonds with a product portfolio that provides a presence in all major markets. The company’s diamonds assets comprise the Argyle Diamond Mine in Australia (100%), the Diavik Diamond Mine in Canada (60%), Murowa Diamonds in Zimbabwe (78%), and the Bunder diamond project in India (100%). RTD sells its share of production through its centralised marketing office in Belgium and has a niche cutting and polishing factory in Australia for its pink diamonds from the Argyle mine, and sells them to an international customer base. RTD produced 16.0 million carats in 2013. RTIT: RTIT is a producer of titanium dioxide feedstocks. It mines ilmenite at its wholly-owned Rio Tinto Fer et Titane (RTFT) operation in Canada; its managed operation Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) in South Africa (74%); and its QIT Madagascar Minerals operation (80%). RTIT produces titanium dioxide feedstocks at its metallurgical complexes at RTFT and RBM as well as co-products, including high purity iron, steel, metal powders, zircon, and rutile. RTM: RTM (100%) supplies approximately 30% of refined borates from its deposit in Boron, California. RTM also has borates refineries and shipping facilities in China, France, Malaysia, the Netherlands, Spain, and the U.S. RTM is delivering the modified direct dissolving of kernite project, which allows for orebody utilisation. The project is on track for completion in 2014. DSL: DSL is a solar salt exporter, produces industrial salt by solar evaporation of seawater at Dampier and Port Hedland, and from underground brine at Lake MacLeod, all in Western Australia. Salt is sold principally to the base chemical industry markets in Asia. Energy Rio Tinto Coal Australia (100%): In Queensland, Rio Tinto Coal Australia manages the Hail Creek (82%), Kestrel (80%), and Clermont (50.1%) coal m


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