Rio Tinto

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Rio Tinto is a global mining and metals company. Its focus is on finding, mining, and processing mineral resources. The company produces iron ore, aluminum, copper, diamonds, coal, uranium, gold, and industrial minerals (borates, titanium dioxide, and salt).
TypePublic
Founded1873
HQLondon, GB
Websiteriotinto.com
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)49,000(+4%)
Job Openings777
Revenue (FY, 2020)$44.6 B(+4%)
Share Price (Jun 2022)£51(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Rio Tinto

Jakob Stausholm

Jakob Stausholm

Chief Executive and Director
Peter Cunningham

Peter Cunningham

Chief Financial Officer, Director
Bold Baatar

Bold Baatar

Chief Executive, Copper
Isabelle Deschamps

Isabelle Deschamps

Chief Legal Officer and External Affairs
Arnaud Soirat

Arnaud Soirat

Chief Operating Officer
James Martin

James Martin

Chief People Officer
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Rio Tinto Office Locations

Rio Tinto has offices in London, Chicago, Brisbane City, Melbourne and in 7 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
6 St James's Square
Brisbane City, AU
155 Charlotte St
Melbourne, AU
Level 7/360 Collins St
Perth, AU
152-158 St Georges Terrace
Montréal, CA
400-1190 Av. Des-Canadiens-De-Montreal
Shanghai, CN
40/F, Wheelock Square 1717 Nanjing West Road Jing’An District
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Rio Tinto Financials and Metrics

Rio Tinto Revenue

Rio Tinto's revenue was reported to be $44.61 b in FY, 2020 which is a 3.3% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (H1, 2021)

33.1b

Net income (H1, 2021)

13.1b

EBITDA (H1, 2021)

21.0b

EBIT (H1, 2021)

17.4b

Market capitalization (29-Jun-2022)

82.6b

Closing stock price (29-Jun-2022)

51.0

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

14.0b

EV

82.4b
Rio Tinto's current market capitalization is £82.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

40.5b43.2b44.6b

Revenue growth, %

1%7%3%

Operating expense total

22.8b31.7b27.8b

EBITDA

18.1b21.2b23.9b
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

20.7b19.4b33.1b

Operating expense total

15.4b13.5b15.6b

EBITDA

10.3b9.6b21.0b

EBITDA margin, %

49%50%64%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

10.7b8.0b10.4b

Accounts Receivable

2.2b2.1b2.5b

Prepaid Expenses

467.0m489.0m581.0m

Inventories

3.4b3.5b3.9b
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

6.9b6.3b14.0b

Inventories

3.6b3.6b4.4b

Current Assets

16.5b15.2b25.8b

PP&E

56.3b55.8b63.8b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

4.0b4.4b4.3b

Inventories

(587.0m)28.0m(281.0m)

Accounts Payable

476.0m(191.0m)558.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

11.8b14.9b15.9b
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Depreciation and Amortization

2.1b2.1b2.3b

Inventories

(23.0m)(289.0m)(518.0m)

Accounts Payable

(401.0m)(262.0m)250.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

6.4b5.6b13.7b
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

853.8k

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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Rio Tinto Operating Metrics

Rio Tinto's Customers was reported to be 2 k in FY, 2021.
FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Countries

363535

Customers

2 k2 k

Suppliers

37 k37 k

Ore Shipments, tonnes (Pilbara Iron)

327.4 m330.6 m321.6 m

Rio Tinto Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Kennecott Utah CopperJanuary 22, 2015
Iron Ore Company of CanadaMarch 01, 2013
Richards Bay MiningSeptember 07, 2012$1.9 b
Hathor ExplorationJanuary 12, 2012
Ivanhoe MinesJune 21, 2011$502 m
Anglesey Aluminium MetalJune 13, 2008
Rio Tinto AlcanOctober 31, 2007
NorthAugust 05, 2000€1.3 b
1043802 Ontario Ltd
10676276 Canada Inc.
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Human Capital Metrics

Rio Tinto's employees are reported to be approximately 19% female and 81% male.
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Rio Tinto Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

92/100

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Rio Tinto Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Rio Tinto Online and Social Media Presence

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Rio Tinto Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    66/100

  • CEO Rating

    C

    65/100

  • Compensation

    B

    69/100

  • Diversity

    C-

    63/100

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Rio Tinto News and Updates

With Iron Ore Prices Volatile, Is Rio Tinto Stock Worth A Look?

The shares of diversified mining giant Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO) have declined almost 6% year-to-date although it has been a bit volatile, tracking price movements of iron ore, which is its single largest product, accounting for two-thirds of Rio Tinto revenue in 2021.

Will Rio Tinto Stock Continue Its Momentum?

Improvement in China’s industrial output is likely to assist beaten down commodity prices as durable goods production rates rise.

Rio Tinto and bp sign one-year trial of marine biofuels

Rio Tinto and bp have agreed to work together on a one-year biofuel trial to help reduce carbon emissions from Rio Tinto’s marine fleet.

Skyharbour Secures Option to Acquire an Initial 51% and Up to 100% of the Russell Lake Uranium Project from Rio Tinto in the Athabasca Basin of Saskatchewan

Vancouver, BC, May 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Skyharbour Resources Ltd.’s (TSX-V: SYH) (OTCQB: SYHBF) (Frankfurt: SC1P) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an Option Agreement with Rio Tinto Exploration Canada Inc. (“RTEC”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Rio Tinto Limi…

Rio Tinto agrees revisions to funding arrangements with Turquoise Hill Resources

Rio Tinto has agreed to amend the previously agreed funding plan with Turquoise Hill Resources (TRQ) (9 April, 2021) in order to provide liquidity of up to $400 million in short-term early advances, while the Special Committee of TRQ evaluates Rio Tinto’s C$34 per share all-cash proposal to acquire …

Mining giants back eight winning ideas in global Charge On Innovation Challenge to decarbonise mining

In the global quest to significantly decarbonise mining operations, eight technology innovators’ submissions have been selected to progress beyond the Charge On Innovation Challenge. The global challenge, launched by BHP, Rio Tinto and Vale sought to accelerate commercialisation of effective solutio…
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Rio Tinto Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Rio Tinto founded?

    Rio Tinto was founded in 1873.

  • Who are Rio Tinto key executives?

    Rio Tinto's key executives are Jakob Stausholm, Peter Cunningham and Bold Baatar.

  • How many employees does Rio Tinto have?

    Rio Tinto has 49,000 employees.

  • What is Rio Tinto revenue?

    Latest Rio Tinto annual revenue is $44.6 b.

  • What is Rio Tinto revenue per employee?

    Latest Rio Tinto revenue per employee is $910.4 k.

  • Who are Rio Tinto competitors?

    Competitors of Rio Tinto include Jiangxi Copper, Fortescue and BHP.

  • Where is Rio Tinto headquarters?

    Rio Tinto headquarters is located at 6 St James's Square, London.

  • Where are Rio Tinto offices?

    Rio Tinto has offices in London, Chicago, Brisbane City, Melbourne and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does Rio Tinto have?

    Rio Tinto has 11 offices.