Argentina’s Jujuy Province declares lithium a strategic mineral
Published: Tuesday, 08 March 2011
Lithium-rich region decides new projects must be reviewed by expert committee
The government of Jujuy Province in northern Argentina has
declared lithium a strategic mineral, bringing uncertainty to
the progress of projects being developed in the region.
A new act, named Decreto 7592/11, states that all present and
future lithium projects must be studied by a special expert
commission before being...