Aussie aluminium next on chopping block, Rio warns

By Marion Rae
Updated February 21 2024 - 9:00pm, first published 8:57pm
Rio Tinto has reported a nine per cent drop in underlying earnings of $US23.9 billion. (Richard Wainwright/AAP PHOTOS)
Rio Tinto has reported a nine per cent drop in underlying earnings of $US23.9 billion. (Richard Wainwright/AAP PHOTOS)

Anglo-Australian resources giant Rio Tinto says the future of the Australian aluminium industry rests with federal and state governments which must provide competitively priced and reliable power.

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