Chilean, Korean, Chinese companies to invest in lithium products in Chile
Published: Monday, 12 March 2018
Development agency Corfo has selected Molymet, Samsung and Fulin to invest in value-added lithium products in Chile. Meanwhile, Albemarle has been given permission to raise production of lithium to 140,000 tpy, while the promoter of both these deals, Eduardo Bitran, has stepped down.
The Chilean Economic Development Agency (Corfo) approved on
Friday March 9 the business proposals presented by Molymet of
Chile, Samsung SDI and Posco of South Korea, and
China’s Sichuan Fulin Industrial Group for
investment in value-added lithium products in the South
In total, the three companies will...