March 3, 2008 / 5:29 PM / 9 years ago

REFILE-Argentina mining duties won't hurt investment-aide

(Refiles to fix spelling of Xstrata in second paragraph)

TORONTO, March 3 (Reuters) - Export duties being imposed on mining companies by Argentina's government will not affect investment, a top mining official told reporters on Monday.

Mining secretary Jorge Mayoral also said that Rio Tinto (RIO.L) and Xstrata XTA.L's legal actions against the tax were unlikely to proceed to international courts. (Reporting by Jonathan Spicer, writing by Wojtek Dabrowski; Editing by Bernadette Baum)

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