Consulting analysts in tomorrow’s commodities and technologies

News

LITHIUM: China's LiCO3 imports, LiOH exports rise in 2020

  • Date: 26-01-21
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Argus Media

China's lithium carbonate imports rose in 2020 on a rapid rise in demand from the lithium iron phosphate (LFP) batteries sector, with exports of lithium hydroxide also higher on stronger demand from battery manufacturers outside of China.

View full story

LITHIUM: Lithium Miner’s German Smelter Plan Draws Billionaires

  • Date: 12-01-21
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Bloomberg

Rock Tech Lithium Inc. plans to raise $400 million to build a lithium refinery in Germany and has attracted support from billionaires including Peter Thiel investing in Europe’s push to create a local electric-vehicle battery industry.

View full story

LITHIUM: Piedmont Lithium makes US$12 million strategic investment in Quebec hard-rock lithium developer Sayona Mining

  • Date: 11-01-21
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Pro Active Investors

The company is set to acquire 19.9% of Sayona Mining and 25% of Sayona Quebec and has entered a binding supply agreement for 50% of Sayona Quebec’s spodumene concentration production.

View full story

LITHIUM: Frontier Lithium commences operation of lithium hydroxide mini-pilot plant

  • Date: 11-01-21
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Sudbury Star

Frontier Lithium Inc. has begun a pilot project to produce lithium hydroxide, an important component lithium-ion batteries, at a site in Falconbridge.

View full story

LITHIUM: Albemarle to double lithium production in Nevada

  • Date: 08-01-21
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Mining.com

Albemarle said on Thursday it will double production at its lithium facility in Silver Peak, Nevada, to boost supply for the electric vehicle (EV) market.

View full story

LITHIUM: UK-based Cornish Lithium to accelerate Trelavour hard rock lithium project

  • Date: 07-12-20
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Reuters

UK-based mineral explorer and developer Cornish Lithium on Monday said it would speed up the Trelavour hard rock lithium project in St Austell following successful metallurgical test results.

View full story

LITHIUM: Nemaska Lithium is Granted Court Approval of the Sale Proposal from Orion Mine Finance, Investissement Québec and The Pallinghurst Group

  • Date: 16-10-20
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Nemaska Lithium

Montréal, Québec, October 15, 2020 — Nemaska Lithium Inc. (“Nemaska Lithium” or the “Corporation”) announces today that the Corporation, Nemaska Lithium Whabouchi Mine Inc., Nemaska Lithium Shawinigan Transformation Inc., Nemaska Lithium P1P Inc. and Nemaska Lithium Innovation Inc. (collectively, the “Nemaska Entities”) have obtained an approval and vesting order (the “Approval and Vesting Order”) from the Superior Court of Québec (Commercial Division) (the “Court”) issued in connection with the

View full story

LITHIUM: Neometals launches downstream study in India

  • Date: 05-05-20
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Mining Weekly

PERTH (miningweekly.com) – ASX-listed Neometals has partnered with Indian company Manikaran Power to conduct a feasibility study (FS) evaluating a lithium hydroxide refinery in India.

View full story