RIO TINTO PLC
Sector: Metals and Mining
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Valley of the Rio Doce Company engages primarily in mining and logistics businesses. It engages in iron ore mining, pellet production, manganese ore mining, and ferroalloy production, as well as in the production of nonferrous minerals, such as kaolin, potash, copper, and gold. The company's aluminum-related operations include bauxite mining, alumina refining, and aluminum metal smelting. Valley of the Rio Doce holds exploration claims that cover 12.0 million hectares in Brazil; and 3.8 million hectares in Gabon, Chile, Mozambique, Mongolia, Argentina, and Peru. In addition, it operates logistics systems, such as railroads and ports that are integrated with its mining operations. Further, the company has interests in nine hydroelectric power generation projects and three steel companies. Valley of the Rio Doce was founded in 1942 and is headquartered in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.