Rincon start-up heralds new era for lithium industry

By Mark Watts
Published: Friday, 10 December 2010

Argentina plant becomes first non-Chinese source of lithium carbonate for 13 years

Rincon Lithium has become the first new integrated lithium producer outside China for over a decade, IM has learned, after its first batch of lithium carbonate was produced in Argentina.

Targeting the production of 1,500 tpa carbonate at its Salar del Rincon plant Salta province, the Australia-based company is the...

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