"We have certainly seen a slowdown," admits a Rio Tinto (RIO) VP of demand for aluminum, but...

|About: Rio Tinto plc (RIO)|By:, SA News Editor

"We have certainly seen a slowdown," admits a Rio Tinto (RIO) VP of demand for aluminum, but "the wheels are not falling off yet in terms of demand." He says Asia remains "pretty good," North America is flat, and the weakness is coming from Europe. Shares -1.5% premarket.