POSCO eyes lithium from sea

By Simon Moores
Published: Wednesday, 03 February 2010

‘Security first, efficiency second’ for steel producer as it continues lithium push

South Korea’s Pohang Iron and Steel Co. (POSCO) has struck a development deal to extract lithium from sea water to add to its $4.8m. investment into Pan American Lithium (PAL) last month and believes research into a variety of lithium sources now is key to future security.

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