February 26, 2020 / 7:04 AM / a month ago

Rio Tinto CEO says the next six months could bring some challenges

Jean-Sebastien Jacques, CEO of Rio Tinto Group poses for a portrait ahead of the publication of the company 2019 full year results in London, Britain February 26, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Rio Tinto (RIO.L) (RIO.AX) said on Wednesday that it expects China’s government to use stimulus measures to support its economy after disruptions caused by the coronavirus outbreak.

However, in the next six months, the impact of the epidemic “could present some challenges,” Chief Executive Jean-Sébastien Jacques told a media on a results briefing.

Reporting by Melanie Burton; Editing by Shri Navaratnam

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