Chile lithium pressure rises
Published: Monday, 09 August 2010
Ban on new lithium mines under fire as world looks for more production from Chile
Pressure is increasing from the lithium industry on
Chiles government to lift mining restrictions in the
Chile, which produces over 40% of the worlds lithium
products, has two active companies, SQM SA and Chemetall GmbH,
which extract brine from the Salar de Atacama.
There is a ban in...