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Lithium 2017: Supply, demand and China's booming market take centre stage in Montreal

By Martim Facada
Published: Wednesday, 07 June 2017

Industrial Minerals' lithium conference in Montreal last week saw the great and good of the sector gather to debate the supply and demand outlook. Amid a booming Chinese battery market lithium juniors took to the stage eager to paint their project as the solution to any perceived shortage of material while existing producers were kept busy on the sidelines by endless meetings with consumers eager to secure supply agreements.

Montreal view during lithium conference 
Montreal, Canada was the setting for the 9th IM Lithium Supply & Markets Conference with delegates representing the key producers and consumers turning out in force.

Held between 30 May and 2 June, the 9th Lithium Supply & Markets Conference registered a record number of participants with almost 400...

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