ROBE RIVER Mining News

Big iron ore expansion for Rio/Mitsui jv at Robe River and Cape Lambert

Japan's Mitsui is to commit US$1.2 billion under its jv agreement with Rio Tinto to expand Robe River and Cape Lambert port iron ore shipments to 130 million tonne/year. Read more

Free for all on Pilbara rail lines

Australian Federal Treasurer Wayne Swan today accepted a recommendation from the National Competition Council (NCC) to declare the Robe River, Hamersley and Goldsworthy rail lines open for third party access under Part IIIA of the Trade Practices Act.