Rio Tinto on brink of exporting from Oyu Tolgoi copper mine

Jun 11, 2013 | 12:26 PM | Shivani Singh

Tags  Rio Tinto, copper, Oyu Tolgoi, copper exports, Bingham Canyon, Freeport-McMoRan, shivani singh

SINGAPORE — Rio Tinto Plc may start exporting from the $6.6-billion Oyu Tolgoi copper mine in Mongolia as soon as June 14.

"We have always said the first shipment will be in June and now we are (aiming for) June 14 subject to government approval and some paperwork that still needs to be done," a source at Oyu Tolgoi told AMM sister publication Metal Bulletin without giving details on the pending approvals. "It seems positive (for a June 14 start)."....





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