Chinalco (Aluminium Corporation of China) - proposed acquisition of interests in Rio Tinto plc and Rio Tinto Ltd

Acquirer(s)

  • Chinalco (Aluminium Corporation of China)

Target(s)

  • Rio Tinto Ltd

Summary

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Market definition

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Competition analysis

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Public competition assessment

Document title Date

Timeline

DateEvent
18/02/2009ACCC commenced review under the Merger Review Process Guidelines.
05/03/2009Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
25/03/2009ACCC announced it would not oppose the proposed acquisition.