Local boost from Rio Tinto, Fortescue

Rio Tinto and Fortescue Metals Group has awarded more than $1.8 billion of work to WA companies in the September quarter, the state government has revealed.


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So, was it awarded to WA Companies who complete the works within WA or was it awarded to WA Companies who import and have the majority of the supply and works completed overseas? Maybe that would be a better guide as to whether there is real local content?

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