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LITHIUM: Chile to clean up rules for lithium industry to boost production

  • Date: 12-06-19
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Mining Weekly

Chile´s Mining Ministry said on Tuesday it would release in "the coming weeks" a plan to clarify rules around its lithium industry to maintain its global share of output amid spiraling demand for the coveted battery metal.

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LITHIUM: Lithium Giant Sees Stable Prices Following a ‘Crazy Peak’

  • Date: 11-06-19
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Bloomberg

Lithium prices aren’t going go back to the historic highs of recent years but won’t plummet to pre-boom levels either, according to the world’s third-largest producer of the mineral key to electric-vehicle batteries.

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LITHIUM: Chile to clean up rules for lithium industry to boost production

  • Date: 11-06-19
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Reuters

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile´s Mining Ministry said on Tuesday it would release in “the coming weeks” a plan to clarify rules around its lithium industry to maintain its global share of output amid spiraling demand for the coveted battery metal.

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LITHIUM: Alliance Mineral Assets enters lithium hydroxide market with Chinese joint venture

  • Date: 29-04-19
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Small Caps

West Australian lithium miner Alliance Mineral Assets (ASX: A40) is looking to add value by processing its spodumene into lithium hydroxide after inking a memorandum of understanding with Jiangxi Special Electric Motor Co. Ltd (Jiangte) to form a joint venture which would produce and sell the battery grade material.

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LITHIUM: Pilbara ramps up Pilgangoora Li/Ta output

  • Date: 29-04-19
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Argus Media

Australian lithium producer Pilbara Minerals expects to increase output at its Pilgangoora project in Western Australia (WA) to 20,000-22,000 dry metric tonnes (dmt) of lithium concentrate grading 6pc lithium oxide in April, its first full month of commercial production.

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LITHIUM: Orocobre and Toyota Tsusho approve Japan plant

  • Date: 12-04-19
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Mining Weekly

Lithium miner Orocobre and its joint venture (JV) partner Toyota Tsusho Corporation have approved the development of the $77.6-million Naraha lithium hydroxide plant, in Japan.

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LITHIUM: Johnson Matthey achieves two major milestones in journey to commercialise eLNO

  • Date: 28-03-19
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Johnson Matthey

Johnson Matthey (JM), the global leader in science that makes the world cleaner and healthier, announces two major strategic developments in the commercialisation of eLNO®, its portfolio of market-leading ultra-high energy battery cathode materials:

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LITHIUM: SQM receives environmental approval for Chile lithium plant expansion

  • Date: 15-03-19
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Mining.com

Chilean lithium miner SQM on Thursday received environmental approval to expand its lithium carbonate production plant, the local environmental regulator told Reuters, marking a milestone as the company seeks to boost output of the coveted ultralight battery metal.

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