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UNITED STATES

FORM 6-K

REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Commission File Number: 001-13184

TECK RESOURCES LIMITED

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Suite 3300 – 550 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0B3

(Address of principal executive offices)

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Vancouver, BC – Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TCK.A and TCK.B, NYSE: TCK) (“Teck”) reported adjusted profit attributable to shareholders of $29 million, or $0.05 per share, in the third quarter of 2015. Teck also reported non-cash after-tax impairment charges of $2.2 billion resulting in a third quarter loss attributable to shareholders of $2.1 billion, or $3.73 per share. The impairment charges are non-cash revaluations of assets to reflect lower market expectations of commodity prices.

“We are taking significant steps to meet the challenge of low commodity prices,” said Don Lindsay, President and CEO. “We have reduced costs throughout the company and we’ve raised nearly $1 billion in two streaming transactions. We used a portion of those proceeds to reduce debt by $400 million and our current cash balance of $1.8 billion exceeds our remaining $1.5 billion share of capital required for Fort Hills.”

Highlights and Significant Items

This management’s discussion and analysis is dated as at October 22, 2015 and should be read in conjunction with the unaudited consolidated financial statements of Teck Resources Limited (“Teck”) and the notes thereto for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2015 and with the audited consolidated financial statements of Teck and the notes thereto for the year ended December 31, 2014. In this news release, unless the context otherwise dictates, a reference to “the company” or “us,” “we” or “our” refers to Teck and its subsidiaries. Additional information, including our annual information form and management’s discussion and analysis for the year ended December 31, 2014, is available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com .

This document contains forward-looking statements. Please refer to the cautionary language under the heading “CAUTIONARY STATEMENT ON FORWARD-LOOKING INFORMATION” below.

Prices for our products continued to fall in the third quarter. These declines have had a significant effect on our reported earnings this period, as we recorded $141 million of negative pricing adjustments in addition to the direct effect of lower prices on gross profit. Furthermore, we recorded $2.9 billion (pre-tax) ($2.2 billion after-tax) of impairment charges based on market expectations of lower prices over the short, medium and long terms. The details of these charges are noted below. Lower price forecasts also resulted in negative credit rating actions. More details on our credit rating impacts are included in the “Financial Position and Liquidity” section below.

To meet the challenge of low prices, we have taken significant steps. We reduced costs across all aspects of our organization in an ongoing and highly focused program. We reduced capital expenditures in the current year and are reducing our planned spending in future years. After the end of the quarter, we completed the sale of a silver stream linked to our share of the Antamina mine. Taken together with the gold stream sold from the Carmen de Andacollo Operation which closed during the third quarter, these transactions have increased our cash position by approximately $1 billion. Subsequent to quarter end we reduced our debt, repaying US$300 million on October 1.

While we have reduced spending, we continue to advance our growth plans on a selective basis. The construction of the Fort Hills project remains on time and on budget and we continue to advance permitting and design optimization activities for the Quebrada Blanca Phase 2 project with a clear focus on capital expenditure reduction. In the longer term, the merging of our Relincho project with Goldcorp’s El Morro project in Project Corridor is expected to result in a less capital intensive project with higher potential returns. We continue to focus on capital discipline and cost reduction.

Profit and Adjusted Profit (1)

Profit (loss) attributable to shareholders was $(2.1) billion, or $(3.73) per share, in the third quarter compared with $84 million or $0.14 per share in the same period last year.

Adjusted profit attributable to shareholders, before items identified in the table below, was $29 million, or $0.05 per share, in the third quarter compared with $159 million or $0.28 per share in the same period last year.

Profit and Adjusted Profit

During the quarter we recorded asset and goodwill impairment charges on a number of our operating assets, including our investment in the Fort Hills project, the Carmen de Andacollo and the Pend Oreille zinc mines and a number of our steelmaking coal mines. These charges total $2.9 billion on a pre-tax basis and $2.2 billion on an after-tax basis. The write-downs were triggered primarily by lowered expectations for commodity prices in both the short and long-term. The economic models we use in determining the amount of impairment charges use current prices in the initial years and transition to longer term prices in years three to five. Long-term assumptions are as follows; steelmaking coal US$130 per tonne, copper US$3.00 per pound, zinc US$1.00 per pound, WTI US$75 per barrel and $1.25 Canadian to U.S. dollar exchange rate.

A 5.8% real, 7.9% nominal, post-tax discount rate was used to discount our cash flow projections. Discount rates are based on the weighted average cost of capital for a mining industry peer group.

Adjusted profit of $29 million includes inventory write-downs totaling $61 million resulting from low commodity prices, and final pricing adjustments of $141 million primarily on our copper and zinc receivables. These total $129 million on an after-tax basis and are included in reported adjusted profits.

Our revenue, gross profit before depreciation and amortization, and gross profit by business unit are summarized in the table below.

Gross profit before depreciation and amortization from our steelmaking coal business unit increased from year ago levels as the benefits of our cost reduction program and lower diesel prices more than offset lower sales volumes and realized steelmaking coal prices.

The average realized steelmaking coal price of US$88 per tonne was 20% lower than the third quarter of 2014, reflecting oversupplied steelmaking coal market conditions and a decline in spot price assessments. The favourable effect of a stronger U.S. dollar in the third quarter partly offset the lower price, which weakened by 3% in Canadian dollar terms compared with the same period a year ago.

Third quarter production of 5.5 million tonnes was 19% lower than the same period a year ago matching our guidance for the period as all of our sites completed the three week shutdown previously announced. Unit production costs at the mines were 10% lower this quarter than in the comparative period, despite the lower production rates as a result of the ongoing effects of existing and new initiatives undertaken through our cost reduction program, and lower diesel prices.

The table below summarizes the gross profit changes, before depreciation and amortization, in our steelmaking coal business unit for the quarter:

Property, plant and equipment expenditures totaled $21 million in the third quarter, of which $13 million was spent on sustaining capital. Capitalized stripping costs were $84 million in the third quarter compared with $81 million a year ago.

We continue to implement the water quality management measures contemplated by our Elk Valley Water Quality Plan. The water treatment facility built at our Line Creek Operations is now in the process of being commissioned and is expected to be operating at design capacity in early 2016.

Steelmaking coal prices declined further during the quarter. Although Chinese imports have declined substantially compared to the prior year, demand in the rest of the world continues to be strong for our products. However, given oversupply in the market, we do not expect a substantial recovery in price until additional supply cuts occur or demand increases.

Steelmaking coal prices for the fourth quarter of 2015 have been agreed with the majority of our quarterly priced customers based on US$89 per tonne for the highest quality products. This is consistent with prices reportedly achieved by our competitors. Additional sales priced on a spot basis will reflect market conditions when sales are concluded.

Each of the mines were shut down for three weeks during the quarter with shipments to customers fulfilled from existing inventories where required. Line Creek recovered quickly and efficiently from the landslide event they experienced in early July and by the end of the quarter had made up the vast majority of the production lost while down for repairs to the critical infrastructure including the site’s main access road and raw steelmaking coal conveyance system. In addition, the business unit’s processing yields remained higher than budget and site costs were lower than in the comparative period.

Our cost reduction initiatives continue to produce significant results and remain focused on improvements in equipment and labour productivity, reduced use of contractors, reduced consumable usage and limiting the use of higher cost equipment. However, a number of factors have partially offset the strong performance of our cost reduction program. These included the effects of the strengthening U.S. dollar on some inputs and higher electricity costs.

In the third quarter of 2015, we continued to experience the positive effects of lower diesel prices. Combined with reduced usage from a number of our cost reduction initiatives and slightly shorter haul distances, diesel costs per tonne produced have decreased by 38% compared to the third quarter of 2014.

Site cost of sales in the third quarter of 2015, before depreciation and inventory write-downs, was $45 per tonne, $5 per tonne or 10% lower than a year ago.

Our total cost of sales for the quarter also included a $10 per tonne charge for the amortization of capitalized stripping costs and $18 per tonne for other depreciation. In U.S. dollar terms, unit costs have fallen by $20 per tonne from $84 per tonne to $64 per tonne due to reductions in the site costs as shown in the Canadian dollar unit cost table and the change in exchange rates.

Vessel nominations for quarterly contract shipments are determined by customers and final sales and average prices for the quarter will depend on product mix, market direction for spot priced sales, timely arrival of vessels, as well as the performance of the rail transportation network and steelmaking coal-loading facilities.

We continue to expect our 2015 steelmaking coal production to be in the range of 25 to 26 million tonnes and now expect unit costs to be in the range of $83 to $86 per tonne (US$64 to US$66 per tonne). In addition, capital expenditures are now expected to total $500 million, including $395 million of capitalized mining.

Gross profit before depreciation and amortization from our copper business unit decreased by $91 million in the third quarter compared with a year ago (see table below). This was primarily due to lower realized copper prices and inventory write-downs, which was partially offset by lower unit operating costs and the positive effects of the stronger U.S. dollar.

Copper production increased by 13% (10,000 tonnes) compared to a year ago, despite reduced production as a result of ground movement at Quebrada Blanca in June and the closure of Duck Pond which ceased operating on June 30, 2015. Copper production at Highland Valley Copper was 10,500 tonnes higher than a year ago primarily due to higher grade and recoveries while our share of production from Antamina increased by 6,500 tonnes as a result of record mill throughput during the quarter. Copper production was also higher at Carmen de Andacollo, although production was lower at Quebrada Blanca after processing facilities were temporarily shut down due to unanticipated ground movement in late June.

The table below summarizes the changes in gross profit, before depreciation and amortization, in our copper business unit for the quarter:

Capital expenditures totaled $69 million, including $37 million for sustaining capital and $25 million for new mine development, of which $21 million was for the Quebrada Blanca Phase 2

project. Capitalized stripping costs were $51 million in the third quarter, lower than the $55 million a year ago.

LME copper prices averaged US$2.39 per pound in the third quarter of 2015, down 13% over the prior period. Copper prices remained volatile trading to the lowest levels since 2009.

Total reported exchange stocks rose 51,872 tonnes during the quarter to 0.5 million tonnes. Total reported global copper stocks are now estimated to be 8.3 days of global consumption, below the estimated 25 year average of 28 days of global consumption.

Operational issues at copper mines continue to impact current and future mine production. As a result of these supply disruptions and price related mine suspensions, large copper surpluses originally forecast for 2015 and 2016 have moved closer to balance despite weaker demand growth. Market fundamentals remain positive over the medium to long-term with supply constrained by lower grades, ongoing operational difficulties and project delays or deferrals due to the current low prices.

Highland Valley Copper

Copper production was 40,200 tonnes in the third quarter or 35% higher than a year ago, due to higher copper grades and higher recoveries. Mill throughput was lower than a year ago due to harder ore in the current phase of the Valley pit. Molybdenum production declined to 0.7 million pounds from 1.6 million pounds a year ago primarily due to lower grade, partially offset by higher recovery.

Operating costs increased $18 million or 16% compared to the same period a year ago as a result of higher sales. Unit costs declined significantly compared to a year ago due to higher sales and substantial progress on cost savings programs.

As we continue to mine the higher grade but harder ore in the current phase of the Valley pit, throughput is expected to remain similar for the remainder of 2015. Grades are expected to be lower in the final quarter compared to the previous quarter, but will remain above reserve grade. The crusher relocation project for the Valley pit was successfully completed in the third quarter for a total cost of $56 million, well below the budget of $69 million. This project provides access to over 30 million tonnes of reserves as part of our current life of mine plan.

Copper production in the third quarter increased by 36% compared with a year ago primarily as a result of higher mill throughput. The mix of mill feed in the quarter was 57% copper-only ore and 43% copper-zinc ore compared to 63% and 37%, respectively, in the same period a year ago. Our share of zinc production of 16,300 tonnes in the third quarter decreased by 1% compared with a year ago due to lower grades, partially offset by higher mill throughput and greater copper-zinc ore processed.

Antamina achieved mill throughput of 14.3 million tonnes for the quarter, an average of 155,400 tonnes per day, 16% higher than the same period last year. Recent debottlenecking projects focused primarily on the crushing and conveying system have enabled throughputs much higher than the 130,000 tonnes per day design capacity of the original expansion project. Throughput rates going forward will be dependent on ore hardness and the mix of ore feeds to the plant, but are expected to continue above original design capacity rates.

Operating costs in the third quarter were 14% higher compared to a year ago due to higher sales. Significant progress has been made in reducing U.S. dollar unit costs, with savings more than offset by foreign currency translation and the effects of the weaker Canadian dollar.

On October 7, 2015, we announced that we and a subsidiary had entered into a long-term streaming agreement with a subsidiary of Franco-Nevada Corporation (Franco-Nevada) linked to production at the Antamina mine. Compañia Minera Antamina S.A., in which we hold a 22.5% interest and which owns and operates Antamina is not a party to the agreement and operations will not be affected. Franco-Nevada made a payment of US$610 million and will pay 5% of the spot price at the time of delivery for each ounce of silver delivered under the agreement. We will deliver silver to Franco-Nevada equivalent to 22.5% of payable silver sold by CMA, using a silver payability factor of 90%. After 86 million ounces of silver have been delivered under the agreement, the stream will be reduced by one third.

Copper production in the third quarter decreased by 46% compared with a year ago due to the precautionary suspension of mining in the area adjacent to the SX/EW plant and a temporary shutdown of the processing facilities. Heap leach ore placed decreased by 37% as a result of the ground movement. Normal operations resumed in August, although mining continues to be restricted and stable operations were achieved for the month of September at better than planned unit costs. We will continue to operate the south side of the EW plant only which has sufficient production capacity for the remainder of the mine life.

Production for 2015 is expected to be about 38,000 tonnes of copper cathode. The full impact on the mine life and future operating plans continues to be assessed in conjunction with remedial plans to ensure stability of the mine, plant and associated infrastructure. These plans will be finalized by the end of the year as we complete our engineering assessments, budgeting and further cost reduction processes.

Operating costs increased by $32 million or 49% compared with the same period a year ago primarily as a result of inventory write-downs to reflect lower copper prices and the effects of the weaker Canadian dollar.

We continue to progress the updating of environmental permits for the existing facilities for the supergene operation. The review and indigenous consultation processes by the relevant regulatory agencies are still in progress as we await approval.

All three labour agreements at Quebrada Blanca were successfully negotiated during the quarter, each with a term of two years.

Carmen de Andacollo

Copper production in the third quarter increased by 9% compared with a year ago primarily as a result of higher copper recovery and higher throughput.

In late September, a major earthquake in the region damaged our ship loading facilities at the port of Coquimbo. To date production has not been materially affected, but shipments of concentrate have been temporarily suspended through the port facility while the operator completes damage assessments and repairs. Alternate loading arrangements are being arranged with resumption of shipping anticipated within the next two weeks. There is sufficient storage capacity at the port and mine site through to the end of October.

Operating costs decreased by $4 million or 5% compared with a year ago due to lower sales, and partially offset by the effect of the stronger U.S. dollar. U.S. dollar unit costs were similar to the same period a year ago.

During the quarter and extending into early October, both Carmen de Andacollo labour agreements were successfully re-negotiated for a four-year term.

On July 8th, 2015, our subsidiary Compañia Minera Teck Carmen de Andacollo (Carmen de Andacollo) sold an interest in gold reserves and resources from the Carmen de Andacollo mine to RGLD Gold AG (RGLDAG), a wholly owned subsidiary of Royal Gold, Inc. Under the terms of the agreement, RGLDAG is entitled to an amount of gold equal to 100% of the payable gold produced from the Andacollo mine until 900,000 ounces have been delivered, and 50% thereafter. RGLDAG will pay a cash price of 15% of the monthly average gold price at the time of each delivery. Carmen de Andacollo and Royal Gold Chile Limitada, a wholly owned subsidiary of Royal Gold, Inc., terminated an earlier royalty agreement entered into in 2010. Royal Gold Chile Limitada was entitled to a payment based on 75% of payable gold produced from the Andacollo mine until 910,000 ounces had been delivered, and 50% thereafter. Approximately 260,000 ounces of payable gold subject to the royalty agreement were produced through June 30, 2015, the effective date of the termination. Net cash proceeds to us from the transaction were US$162 million.

Unit cash costs of product sold in the third quarter of 2015 as reported in U.S. dollars, before cash margins for by-products, decreased primarily due to higher sales volumes, continued cost reduction efforts and the favourable effects of a stronger U.S. dollar at our Canadian operations.

Quebrada Blanca Phase 2

During the third quarter of 2015, activities continued to focus on capital optimization and permitting for the Quebrada Blanca Phase 2 project. A decision has been made to move the proposed tailings facility to a location closer to the mine site. The proposed facility is expected to provide sufficient capacity for tailings from ore mined during the first 25 years of the mine life. This decision, as well as other plant and infrastructure optimizations in the current design, is expected to materially reduce initial capital costs for the project. We expect to complete a new cost estimate in the first half of 2016 as engineering on these design changes progresses. The design is expected to have a lower capital intensity as throughput and production rates are not anticipated to be lower. Additional baseline work is required as a result of these changes and we now anticipate submitting an Environmental Impact Assessment to the authorities mid to late 2016.

In August we announced an agreement with Goldcorp Inc. to combine the El Morro and Relincho projects, located approximately 40 kilometres apart in the Huasco Province in the Atacama region of Chile, into a single project. Teck and Goldcorp will contribute their respective project interests into a 50/50 joint venture with closing of the transaction anticipated in the fourth quarter. In combination with community consultation, a pre-feasibility study is expected to commence in early 2016 and be completed in approximately 18 months.

We continue to minimize expenditures on all other copper projects. Targeted studies continue at the Galore Creek, Schaft Creek and Mesaba projects as we further explore ways to enhance the value of these projects. The pre-feasibility study continued to progress at our 50% owned Zafranal copper-gold project located in southern Peru and is now anticipated to be complete at the end of the first quarter in 2016.

We expect full year production for copper in the range of 345 to 350 thousand tonnes.

Gross profit before depreciation and amortization from our zinc business unit was unchanged year over year. A lower realized zinc price in U.S. dollars and lower contributions from co-products and by-products were offset by the favourable impact of a stronger U.S. dollar, lower royalties, higher sales and lower operating costs.

Refined zinc production from our Trail Operations increased by 11% compared to last year due to improved operating efficiencies in the electrolytic plant and to the improved reliability of the new acid plant, leading to higher throughput.

The table below summarizes the gross profit change, before depreciation and amortization, in our zinc business unit for the quarter.

Capital expenditures include $30 million for sustaining capital.

LME zinc prices averaged US$0.84 per pound in the third quarter of 2015, down 16% over the prior quarter. Zinc prices fell to a low of US$0.71 per pound in the quarter, the lowest level since 2009.

Reported zinc exchange stocks rose 111,560 tonnes during the quarter to end at 756,060 tonnes. Total global reported stocks are now estimated at 19 days of global consumption down from the 25 year average of 42 days. Demand for refined zinc in our key North American markets remains weaker again this quarter with our customers facing headwinds from reduced demand and continued imports of low-cost galvanized sheet. Zinc stocks continue to decline in both metal and concentrates year to date. Zinc supply will become further constrained later in 2015 and into 2016 with planned mine closures including the recently announced closures from major suppliers taking effect.

Zinc grade and recovery was similar to 2014, however, mill throughput was lower than the third quarter of 2014 due to lower throughput rate and unplanned mill downtime resulting in 12% less zinc production. Higher lead grade offset by lower recovery and throughput than in 2014 resulted in 8% less lead production.

Zinc sales volumes were similar to the third quarter of 2014.

Operating costs in the current quarter increased due to the effects of the stronger U.S. dollar. Capitalized stripping costs were $11 million in the third quarter compared with $9 million a year ago.

Zinc production was 11% higher this quarter than in the third quarter of 2014 as a result of improved reliability of the new acid plants and good current efficiency in the zinc cell house. Lead production was 8% lower than a year ago as the annual KIVCET shutdown was advanced from the fourth quarter to the third quarter.

Cost of sales increased by 5%, largely related to higher zinc production and sales during the quarter.

Mill throughput was 81% of design capacity of 2,000 tonnes per day during the third quarter due to delays in fully implementing pillar recovery mining. The concentrator is performing as anticipated with recoveries expected to improve as mill feed variability is reduced.

The Pend Oreille mine is forecasted to reach the full production rate of 44,000 tonnes per year of zinc metal at the end of the fourth quarter of 2015 once pillar recovery mining is fully implemented.

The 2015 shipping season is expected to be completed on October 22, 2015 following the shipment of 1,048,000 tonnes of zinc concentrate and 216,000 tonnes of lead concentrate compared with 1,025,000 tonnes and 205,000 tonnes, respectively, for the 2014 season. This represents all of Red Dog’s concentrates available to be shipped from the operation. Sales volumes of contained zinc are estimated at approximately 200,000 tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2015.

Construction of the Fort Hills project is progressing substantially in accordance with the project schedule. In the third quarter of 2015 our capital expenditures were $217 million compared with a cash spending estimate of $213 million. Our capital expenditures in 2015 were $664 million to date compared with our cash forecast spending estimate which was $691 million. Our share of Fort Hills cash expenditures in 2015 is estimated at $850 million.

Since sanction, the project has achieved and continues to track to key milestones. Engineering activity is progressing well, and is now 94% complete, construction is progressing per plan and is now approximately 43% complete. Equipment and material deliveries are continuing and off-site modular fabrication, site civil works and process facility...


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