Rio Tinto owns the Cape York town of Weipa, now its community wants to break away | ABC News

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  • ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Rio Tinto owns the Cape York town of Weipa, now its community wants to break away | ABC News” – below is their description.

    Weipa is situated on the west coast of Cape York Peninsula, at the heart of a sprawling, 400,000-hectare bauxite mining lease.

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    Rio Tinto Group, RIO (ASX), is an Anglo-Australian multinational and the world’s second largest metals and mining corporation, behind BHP, producing iron ore, copper, diamonds, gold and uranium.

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